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Madison365 Week in Review for April 22


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Unapologetically Bria Bea is adulting on tax day!


DenzelLoveA South Side native and Madison West grad is heading to Hollywood hoping to become the next famous Denzel.



P_CommonCouncilWomen02There’s now a record number of women on the Madison Common Council.



HariKondabolu-BY_Yoon_KimNew York political comic Hari Kondabolu is coming to Madison next weekend.



YWCAMural1A collective of local artists gave the YWCA a playful makeover with a new mural.



FOCUSSWinnersStudents from HBCUs across the country came to CUNA Thursday to pitch their ideas to bring “unbanked” people into the financial system.



29_solitary-771x434The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism reports that state officials quietly changed the psychological evaluations of inmates in solitary confinement.



1-3jj1g0oxtelhH2Vx8rAYCgNew research suggests — not shockingly — that sports’ fans reactions to athlete protests have a lot to do with the race of the athlete.



fatoumataMadison365 Academy reporter Fatoumata Ceesay answered our 12 questions.



P_DavidBowenIn the latest “tough on crime” move, white lawmakers in the Milwaukee suburbs are pushing to put more urban youth in jail for longer sentences.



PanhandlingFitchburg mayor-elect Jason Gonzalez favors an ordinance prohibiting median panhandling similar to one recently enacted in Madison.



Angela-Russell1_1491237232743_6353309_ver1.0_640_360 (1)CUNA Mutual diversity director Angela Russell lays out the case for a more inclusive city.



P_MNBP02The Madison Network of Black Professionals looks to create long-term connections in order to help people put down roots in Madison.



keetraburnettecroppedThe YWCA will honor six local leaders in their 43rd annual Women of Distinction Awards.



P_Mujeres-AdelanteUNIDOS launched a new bilingual website to help victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking access resources.



In other news …

A Florida state senator has resigned after a racist tirade.

Also in Florida, a state’s attorney got a noose in the mail.

President Barack Obama announced that his first post-presidency speech will take place Monday at the University of Chicago.

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