Protesters Rally at the Capitol

It was the first day of a special legislative session like Texas has never seen.

The Start of an Extra Special Session

It was the first day of a special legislative session like Texas has never seen.

The People Behind the ‘Unruly Mob’

The moment Gov. Rick Perry added anti-abortion bills to the first special session, reproductive-rights organizations and advocacy groups started unifying like they were community organizers on steroids.

Harris County Jail Among Worst for Inmate Sexual Assault

A massive new study by the U.S. Department of Justice ranked more than 350 jails by the rate of sexual abuse reported by their […]