VIDEO: Anti-Christian group demands end to parent-led ‘Jesus Lunches’

By Media Trackers on Friday, April 22nd, 2016 in Uncategorized

MIDDLETON, Wis. – Annie Laurie Gaylor is on a mission: Stop local moms in Middleton, Wisconsin from organizing a weekly free lunch for students – including their own kids – because Jesus gets a mention. Gaylor is a leader at the Freedom From Religion Foundation, a Madison based non-profit that agitates around the country to […]

‘Trump 2016’ chalkings scare UW-LaCrosse ‘hate response team’

By Media Trackers on Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 in Uncategorized

LA CROSSE, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin – La Crosse’s Hate Response Team is responding to several reported incidents of Trump 2016 chalkings. Yes, you read that right. No, this is not The Onion. On April 4, 2016, Donald Trump held a rally at the LaCrosse Center in LaCrosse, Wisconsin; the following day was […]

No, Ted Cruz doesn’t want federal regulation of home schooling

By Media Trackers on Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Contrary to what some bloggers (many of whom support Donald Trump’s presidential campaign) and the Internet rumor mill have been saying, Sen. Ted Cruz does not support federal regulation of home schooling. The source of the myth is Cruz’s co-sponsorship of S.306, a bill introduced during this session of Congress by Sen. […]

The bizarre media obsession with school spending status quo

By Media Trackers on Thursday, December 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin’s second largest newspaper has joined the state’s largest newspaper in roundly criticizing a plan by two conservative lawmakers that would require school districts to get more public input before deciding to spend more taxpayer money. Chris Rickert of the Wisconsin State Journal on Sunday opined in a column that state Rep. Michael […]

EMAILS: University chancellor sought police investigation of trucker’s Confederate flag decal

By Media Trackers on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 in Uncategorized

LA CROSSE, Wis. – When a contractor’s truck at the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse sported a Confederate flag across its grille in November, one official was quick to condemn the contractor, call for the flag’s removal, and – it turns out – even asked for an informal police investigation into the matter. E-mails obtained by […]

FBI-pursued straw gun purchaser to speak at Wisconsin MLK remembrance

By Media Trackers on Thursday, December 10th, 2015 in Uncategorized

APPLETON, Wis. – Social activist Angela Davis has been many things in her life. A former member of the Communist Party U.S.A. and one-time vice presidential candidate for that party’s national ticket, Davis rose to prominence as a far-left radical activist who traveled to Europe to cavort with official Communist groups during the tense days […]

Air Force jacket violates TX school dress code

By Media Trackers on Friday, October 9th, 2015 in Uncategorized

AUBREY, Texas – A school district in Texas has told the twin 5th grade daughters of a U.S. Air Force Iraq War veteran that they cannot wear their new coats to school because they coats have a large emblem and the words “U.S. Air Force” on the back.

PROF: Scott Walker used racism to pass WI union reforms

By Media Trackers on Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 in Uncategorized

WAUKESHA, Wis. – A University of Wisconsin – Waukesha professor claims that Gov. Scott Walker (R) used racism to build support for his public sector union reforms and to win and hold on to the governor’s office in 2010 and 2012.

Marxist professor raking in $170k a year while denouncing capitalism

By Media Trackers on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 in Uncategorized

MADISON, Wis. – Prof. Erik O. Wright is a leading Marxist on the campus of the University of Wisconsin Madison. A professor of sociology, Wright has dedicated himself and his work – including the four classes he teaches – to his version of the Wisconsin Idea: promoting Marxism and the eradication of capitalism.

7 things you’re buying the federal government

By Media Trackers on Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tax day is April 15, and on or before that day you had better have your tax return filed with the federal government – or have a really good excuse for not turning it in.