LGBTQ health care leader offers spiritual salve, too

LGBTQ health care leader offers spiritual salve, too

Dr. Katie Imborek EDITOR’S NOTE: Most people know of Dr. Katie Imborek through her work helping to found the University of Iowa’s LGBTQ Clinic. Imborek is also an active member of Sanctuary Community Church, a non-denominational Coralville church leading the way in...
VegFest coming to Coralville Nov. 9

VegFest coming to Coralville Nov. 9

Animal rights advocate Jenny Brown may have grown up in Kentucky, but her background is identical to that of many Iowans. Jenny Brown Brown was raised by a conservative fundamentalist family surrounded by farm animals — much like many residents of Iowa, which is...
Witches Conference focuses on self-empowerment

Witches Conference focuses on self-empowerment

If you consider yourself a witch, if you’re curious about witches, or even if you’re trying to shake the stereotype of a witch that modern-day society peddles, the Midwest Witches Conference might be for you. In its second year, the Conference is coming Oct. 19, and...
Veterans for Peace continues their timeless effort

Veterans for Peace continues their timeless effort

    Earlier this year, Air Force veteran Daniel Hale learned he may face 50 years in prison for giving information about weaponized drone attacks to a reporter.     Two hundred years ago, Quaker Seth Laughlin was tortured by his fellow Americans when he refused to...
The anti-woman vibe of witch hunts

The anti-woman vibe of witch hunts

Cheryl Weatherford Being a practitioner of witchcraft has been a part of my life since I was a young girl. I always found comfort in the earth, singing in the rain, soaking up the sun, and  cleansing my spirit with warmth and light. Today, I continue to educate...