Sharp Objects and Hollywoods Warped Vision of Missouri

In “Fix,” recently’s episode of HBO’s outstanding brand-new series Gillian Flynn , herself a Missourian by birth. As anybody who’s ever been to (or lived in) Missouri will inform you, the majority of teens there do not invest totally free time going after pigs in cornfields, and not every little town is swarming with minor Read more about Sharp Objects and Hollywoods Warped Vision of Missouri[…]

Fran works six days a week in fast food, and yet she’s homeless: ‘It’s economic slavery’

Fran Marion and Bridget Hughes are leading voices in Stand Up Kansas City, part of the Fight for $15 movement that aims raise the minimum wage across the US Once a customer has barked their order into the microphone at the Popeyes drive-thru on Prospect Avenue, Kansas City, the clock starts. Staff have a company-mandated Read more about Fran works six days a week in fast food, and yet she’s homeless: ‘It’s economic slavery’[…]