Heather Alberda found her calling by speaking bluntly about sex in conservative Ottawa County. Her career was no match for the nation’s culture wars.
Lexi Rizzo’s Starbucks bosses called her a “great employee,” but she was fired after leading the push to unionize her Buffalo store.
Ottawa County offers a glimpse of what happens when one of the building blocks of American democracy is consumed by ideological battles.
Eight years before he stormed the Capitol, Jake Peart acted with ‘unfathomable’ grace towards a woman who had killed his sister. A judge must decide if it matters.
Justin Roebuck sought to rebuild faith in the election system with a public forum. At the same time, the Ottawa County Patriots were raising new doubts.
Two decades before he was Republican nominee for Pennsylvania governor, Doug Mastriano warned in a master’s thesis that the United States was vulnerable to a left-wing “Hitlerian Putsch” that would begin with the dismantling of the U.S. military and en…