indiana

discrimination

This Catholic School Fired a Gay Teacher During Pride Month

Cathedral High School in Indianapolis decided to fire a gay gym teacher rather than risk losing funding from the archdiocese.
Trone Dowd
Kelly Vinett
6.24.19
Anti-Semitism

Breitbart, Stormfront, and Shapiro: How Man Convicted of Painting Swastikas on Synagogue Says He Got Radicalized

He and his wife drove 50 miles across Indiana to paint huge swastikas on a synagogue and scorch its grounds.
Tess Owen
5.28.19
BOOT-edge-edge

Cutting through the Mayor Pete hype

He's not universally beloved in the LGBTQ community.
Rex Santus
4.15.19
Cannabis

Hemp Is Good, but Probably Won't Save America's Struggling Farmers

Experts worry that hemp advocates have overhyped its potential as a cash crop.
Austyn Gaffney
4.10.19
child labor

Indiana Republican who employs hundreds of teens wants to roll back child labor laws

The ski resort he runs employs as many as 400 minors, according to the Indianapolis Star.
Emma Ockerman
1.30.19
hate crimes

States are trying to pass hate crime laws that protect trans people, the homeless — and cops

"One of the biggest differences this year is the unprecedented support we are receiving for enacting a hate crimes law."
Tess Owen
1.16.19
indiana

Community Food Box Pops Up in Front of 'Gentrifying' Restaurant in Indianapolis

Just last month, the Indianapolis restaurant Beholder hosted a $1,000-per-person fried chicken dinner.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.8.19
midterms

A guide to all the Election Day voting problems

Long lines, technical problems, and voter ID laws prevented some voters from casting ballots.
Tess Owen
Emma Ockerman
11.7.18
Views My Own

Trump Is Screwing Over the People Who Got Him Elected

He sold himself as the champion of the downtrodden, but isn't doing anything to alleviate the economic misery he spoke about in 2016.
Harry Cheadle
8.30.18
VICE US

Siblings Helped Cops Arrest Their Mom in a Crazy Camping Trip Murder Case

A 1988 murder looks like it's finally been solved after two kids said their mom made them cover her (and her boyfriend's) bloody tracks.
Francisco Alvarado
8.1.18
News

Sweet Baby Jesus Detained by US in Church’s Protest

Happy Fourth of July!
Allison Tierney
7.4.18
LGBT

The Things I Can’t Ask My Mother

A story of love, addiction, gay marriage, and forgiveness.
Franki Elliot
6.30.18
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