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'Cori Bush Scares the Fascists?': Progressive Congressional Nominee Targeted in RNC Fearmongering

"You can't stop the Revolution! I said what I said," Bush responded.

Lisa Newcomb ·


'Groundbreaking Win for Our Movement': Progressive Cori Bush Upsets Rep. Lacy Clay, Ending 50-Year Political Dynasty

"From the Bronx to St. Louis, the Squad is here to stay, and it's still growing."

Jake Johnson ·


People of Missouri Accomplish What Its GOP Lawmakers Refused to Do for Nearly 10 Years: Approve Medicaid Expansion

Called 'victory for health care,' ballot initiative succeeds where legislative efforts were long thwarted by Republican Party.

Lisa Newcomb ·


'They Are Executing an Innocent Man!': Final Words of Walter Barton Spark Fresh Demand for End to US Death Penalty

"The only way to avoid executing an innocent person is to abolish the death penalty altogether."

Jessica Corbett ·


Abortions 'Virtually Halted' in Missouri as Licensing Fight Continues for Last Clinic Providing Procedure

"No one should be forced out of their home state just to access healthcare. What's happening in Missouri, and in other states down to one abortion provider, is unacceptable."

Jessica Corbett ·



Right-Wing 'Review Boards' in Missouri Would Pave Way for Arresting Librarians Over Books Deemed 'Inappropriate'

"Every reader and writer in the country should be horrified, absolutely horrified, at this bill."

Julia Conley ·


'Now Let's Do This Everywhere': Kansas City, Missouri Approves Free Public Transit for All

Measure championed as "visionary" way to reduce inequality and better serve everyone in the community.

Julia Conley ·


'Deeply Disturbing': Missouri Health Director Testifies He Kept Spreadsheet of Planned Parenthood Patients' Menstrual Periods

"Missouri politicians have gone too far. Tracking patients' periods is government overreach at its worst and a major violation of privacy."

Jessica Corbett ·


To Counter Missouri's Attacks on Abortion Care, Planned Parenthood Opens 'Mega-Clinic' in Neighboring Illinois

The new facility comes as Missouri's sole remaining abortion provider remains mired in a legal battle to remain open.

Andrea Germanos ·

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