The Way Texas Treats Women

Short Story Contest Finalist “Amalia on the Border”

Dini Karasik spins the tale of a Latina woman who discovers that her husband may be having a fling with another woman from their tight-knit community.

Come And Take It: Court Ruling Dares Regulators to Limit Pumping

A major decision came down in the arcane, but important world of Texas water law last week—opening the door to more lawsuits against local groundwater boards for regulating water use across the state.

Tough on Truants

If students skip class, Texas law is there to reel them back in.