Legislative Black Caucus kicks off Black History Month

The Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus kicked off Black History Month with a Capitol event Feb. 1, 2022. Photo from the Legislative Black Caucus' Facebook page.
The Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus kicked off Black History Month with a Capitol event Feb. 1, 2022. Photo from the Legislative Black Caucus' Facebook page.

Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes spoke against those who would "rewrite history" during the Legislative Black Caucus' Black History Month kickoff.
Barnes argued during yesterday's event that Black Americans face many of the same issues they have fought against over the years and are still struggling to be heard and seen due to those who oppose progress. Barnes rebuked those "who would rather rewrite history because it's convenient to a narrative that has been a lie the whole time."
"Unfortunately there are many powerful interests and there are many forces that are still opposed to progress, still oppos...

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