In Wake of Deadly Capitol Riot, Iowa’s Congressional Republicans Stay True to Trumpism

In the time since Wednesday's deadly assault on the United States Capitol by a mob of Trump supporters clinging to the delusion that the...

Trump’s Fascistic Vision for America Comes Home to Roost

“Stand back and stand by,” President Trump's response when asked during a September debate if he would condemn white supremacist and militia groups, came...

Black Lives Matter Protester Sues DMPD Over Her Arrest Last May [Updated]

Update, 1/4: Nicolai and Lynch held a brief press conference on the steps of Polk County Courthouse today after signing and preparing to submit...

Through the Looking-Glass, and the Election Fraud the Iowa GOP Found There

The Electoral College is set to convene Monday to make Joe Biden's victory official, but even this inevitability hasn't stopped Iowa Republican leaders from...

DMPD Promotion Caps Off Year of Council Refusals to Meet BLM Demands

In June, the Des Moines Black Liberation Movement (formerly Black Lives Matter) called for police officer Brian Foster to be arrested, charged with abuse...

Leaders of TestIowa Startup Sold Stock for Big Profits Amid Scrutiny of COVID-19 Test...

Board members and executives at Co-Diagnostics, one of the Utah startups administering the controversial TestIowa COVID-19 program, profited handsomely by selling shares of the...

We’re Really Fucked Now

Watching Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds return to the podium last week to address the out-of-control coronavirus pandemic in Iowa after a month-long hiatus spent...

College Republicans’ “Arm Up” Tweet Highlights ISU’s Inaction on Discriminatory Posts After Years of...

A widely circulated tweet posted by the Iowa State College Republicans last weekend in reaction to Joe Biden's victory was the latest of numerous...

On Election Fraud Lies, the Iowa GOP Is All Aboard the Trump Train

It's been clear for days now that Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump in the November 3 presidential election, but you'd never know it from...

Iowa’s Grand Old Paranoia

Among Joni Ernst's missteps in her campaign for re-election to a second term in the US Senate, one of the most glaring happened during...