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One in 10 Kids Locked Up in Texas Report Sexual Abuse

More than 11 percent of juveniles locked up in Texas’ state-run facilities reported being sexually victimized in the last year, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Justice. Texas’ juvenile justice agency says its own numbers are much lower.

Attorney/Author David Berg on Houston, Brotherhood and Woody Harrelson

David Berg, a veteran Texas attorney, mines the intersections of family, justice and mortality in his new book Run, Brother, Run: A Memoir of […]

Juneteenth and the Myth of Texas’ Independence

Now is a good time to talk about Black history in Texas, and an even better time to cut through the myths and get to the ugly facts.

Matthew McConaughey Finds Meaning In Taking Off His Shirt In Jeff Nichols’ Mud

At last, Matthew McConaughey has found a movie that makes taking off his shirt meaningful.

Senate Passes Harsh Anti-Abortion Bill Minus 20-Week Ban

After more than six hours of fervent debate, the Texas Senate late last night passed an omnibus anti-abortion bill on a 20-10 vote. Senate […]