Renewing the Wisconsin Idea
Adlai Stevenson, the Democratic Party’s nominee for U.S. president in 1952, described the Wisconsin Idea as one of the truly creative ideas of the twentieth century. What is it? How did it develop historically? What do its latter-day critics say? How have powerful forces undermined it in the twenty-first century, and how can its supporters renew it?
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