Abby LeeStudent Reporter/Producer
Abby Lee is a student at the University of Missouri studying journalism and women’s and gender studies. She has interned with mxdwn Music and The Missouri Review.
Daniel Boone Regional Library hosted seven panelists and local youth Wednesday night to discuss the risks of censorship and importance of books in public schools following Senate Bill 775, which went into effect on Aug. 28, 2022.
Local union members and supporters held signs and chanted in front of Daniel Boone City Building Monday evening, rallying for a minimum 10-percent wage increase and a stop to public transit cuts.
It’s rare that a week goes by without a drag show – or two – in Columbia. It keeps the mid-Missouri drag queens and kings busy, but their support systems help them keep up with the pace.Like most Midwestern drag queens, they have drag families, which work sort of like sororities, with drag moms and sisters that act as mentors and peers.