'This is a city of inclusion,' Mayor Tom Barrett says about rally planned by group known for anti-Muslim viewsThe Southern Poverty Law Center says a group called Act for America, the largest anti-Muslim organization in the country, is planning a rally in Milwaukee next month. The protest is expected at the courthouse, and the city is putting a plan in place to prepare. According to Act for America's website, the protest will be from 8-10 a.m. Sept. 9.
Most everyone has heard about the dangers of humans looking directly into an eclipse, but what about animals? For many employees at the Milwaukee County Zoo, Monday's total eclipse is a first. "Animals don't generally look up at the sun, so we're not really concerned about animals and eye damage," Deputy Zoo Director Beth Rich said. Veterinarians will be watching animal behavior closely during the eclipse. It's unknown how they'll react. "Nocturnal animals may wake up and get more active," Rich said.
In front of a gathering of Wauwatosa Republicans at Mayfair Mall, professor John McAdams explained Wednesday night why he believes free speech for conservatives is limited on college campuses. "All of it comes down to identity politics," McAdams said. "The idea that your rights and standing depend on your victim status. The more you can claim to be a victim, the more rights you have."
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".