Editorial: Don't rush the closure of mental health facilities

The diverse and complex needs of Iowa's mental ill could greatly benefit from deviating from the somewhat antiquated four in-patient institution system and renewed focus on short-term community services.

Cervantes: A social milestone in the fashion industry

The fashion industry accomplished a tremendous social milestone earlier this week. Jaime Brewer, known for her activism and various roles on the tremendously popular television show American Horror Story, now has the honor of being the first ever model with Down Syndrome to walk the catwalk during the New York Fashion Week.

Osgerby: The function of feminism

I saw a revolting guest opinion on the Press-Citizen website the other day: an author based in Iowa City chalking up (or perhaps I should say down) feminism to sexualized freedom of expressions from certain women and their "deliberate, aggressive flaunting of tastelessness." Slut-shaming at its best.

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