Emily Mills

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Emily Mills is a freelance writer based in Madison, Wisconsin. She is the editor of Our Lives, Madison’s LGBTQ+ magazine, and a weekly opinion columnist for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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For all the apparent unity and motivation drummed up by the Women’s March, what progress—especially on the theme of reproductive justice—can we look to as a sign of the power of mass action? Read more


They are falling like dominoes, but it’s more than a little frustrating that it still takes such overwhelming evidence and access to major platforms for this to occur. Read more


These bills really aim to harass and intimidate transgender and gender non-conforming people. But there's resistance. Read more

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Signature gathering and petition circulation begins at midnight, and kick-off parties are being held statewide. Read more


A Muskego man today filed the first official petition to recall Gov. Scott Walker at the office of the Government Accountability Board, a move that allows the governor to begin collecting unlimited campaign contributions over a week earlier... Read more