Justin Sprecher

Hundreds rally at state Capitol, take time from work and school for Madison’s “Day Without a Woman” demonstration. more


The Women’s March in Washington brought out a half-million protesters. Nearly 100,000 turned out for a similar march in Madison. These protests might soothe the liberal soul, but they don’t help expand the base. more

Opinion 5 Comments


Carolyn Fath

Almost 100,000 took to the streets in Madison the day after Trump’s inaugural. But local conservatives don’t see what all the fuss is about. more

News 4 Comments


Theresa Scarbrough

They streamed in from all over the nation to make sure their voices were heard on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency. Catherine Capellaro reports from an exhausting and exhilarating bus trip to the Women’s March on Washington. more



Lauren Justice

There were pink pussy hats as far as the eye could see in Madison on Saturday afternoon. more

News 7 Comments


Carissa Dixon (Brenda DeVita)

Less than a quarter of plays produced in the United States are written by women, but in Madison, the landscape is different. Meet 10 women at the helm of theater companies in Madison. more

Stage 4 Comments

Women remain a minority in the science, technology, engineering and math fields. The UW-Madison’s WISE Hall gives women studying these fields a space of their own. more



James Gill

​Madison may be a boomtown for tech and science industries. But women remain a minority in these fields. more