The Iowa Connection to Trump’s “Racist Baby” Video Flagged By Twitter

Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional information from Huffington Post reporter Luke O'Brien clarifying the nature of his interactions with Logan...

Polk County GOP Promotes QAnon Conspiracy Theory Days After Claiming Account Was Hacked to...

Three days after the Polk County Republican Party dubiously claimed that a post on their official Facebook page defending the display of the Confederate...
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Audio Shows Governor Reynolds Backed Out Of Agreement to Provide Felon Voting Rights Language

In a Tuesday morning press release accusing Republican Governor Kim Reynolds of breaking her promise, organizers with the Des Moines branch of the Black...

Confederate Monuments in Iowa: Their Monsters and the Movements they Require

The old world is dying, and the new world struggles to be born; now is the time of monsters. — Antonio Gramsci Iowa is one of the whitest...

Were the Arrests of Protesters by Des Moines Police in a Residential Apartment Building...

About half an hour after midnight on the morning of June 3, two Des Moines police officers violently removed a group of protesters from...

Pro-Confederate Flag Post Does Not Represent Party’s Views, Polk County GOP Says

A recent post on the official Facebook page of the Polk County Republican Party that implicitly supported the display of the Confederate flag does...

Website Reveals How Two Former Des Moines Cops View the Black Lives Matter Movement

Last week, while protesters convened for daily Black Lives Matter demonstrations in Des Moines, critics of the city’s police force drew attention to posts...
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Des Moines Gay Bar Raided Amid Black Lives Matter Protests As Pride Month Begins

On June 1, amid ongoing Black Lives Matter protests on the first day of LGBTQ Pride Month, Des Moines police approached The Blazing Saddle,...

How Des Moines Media Has Failed the Challenge of Covering Black Lives Matter Protests

On Monday, June 1, standing upon the steps before Iowa’s gilded Capitol building, a crowd of peaceful protesters, mostly made up of young adults...

In Primary That All But Ignored His Racist Views, Steve King Is Finally Defeated

Find all of the Informer‘s comprehensive coverage of Congressman Steve King and his history of promoting white nationalist views right here. As Tuesday’s 4th District...