Dipshit Missouri Lawmaker Beheads Chicken on Facebook Live to Announce Anti-Abortion Bill

Missouri State Rep. Mike Moon is a politician who has compared abortion to the Holocaust, proposed adding an exhibit on abortion tools next to the slavery exhibit in Missouri’s State Museum, and filed legislation to give an embryo the rights of a person. On Monday, Moon pulled another gross stunt in the name of the…

This Farthead Wants to Rename the St. Louis Zoo 'The Midwest Abortion Sanctuary City Zoological Park'

Can you imagine hating something so much that you think, our only option is to involve the zoo animals? I understand that zoo animals don’t care about politics because they don’t understand them. I also can infer that they wouldn’t care even if they could understand them, because zoo animals are prisoners without…

A Conversation with Abortion: Stories Women Tell Director Tracy Droz Tragos on Judgment and Choice 

In 2014, the state of Missouri passed a 72-hour waiting period for women seeking abortions. The waiting period, which makes no exceptions for rape or incest victims, is one of the most restrictive in the nation and is particularly difficult for poor and working women to navigate. There is only one abortion clinic in…

New Video Footage Of Michael Brown Raises More Questions About His Death

On August 9, 2014—two and a half years ago—Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old resident of Ferguson, Missouri, was gunned down by white police officer Darren Wilson. His death reignited a national outcry against the United States’ legacy of police brutality and the racism that structures our criminal justice system.…

Conviction Overturned for Black Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Failing to Disclose HIV-Positive Status to Partners

About 18 months ago, Lindenwood University student Michael L. Johnson was convicted of the Class A felony of “recklessly exposing another person to HIV,” which in Missouri carries a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison. The conviction raised an outcry amongst LGBT and human rights advocates—and now it’s been…

Incoming Missouri State Representative Accuses Colleague of Rape, Asks That He Not Be Sworn In

A Missouri woman who will soon be sworn in as a state representative is accusing another incoming state rep of rape. Cora Faith Walker wrote a letter to the state’s Speaker of the House, asking that the man she says raped her, Steven Roberts Jr., not be allowed to serve until the police investigation is complete.…