WTF Friday: Take A Victory Lap, Civil Rights

On the 50th anniversary of the passage of LBJ’s Civil Rights Act, Texas politicians remind us just how far we still have to go.

LBJ Library’s Civil Rights Summit: Worthy Remembrances, Missed Opportunities

The LBJ Library’s efforts to burnish Johnson’s legacy is a worthy oneā€”but not a great deal was said about today’s civil rights struggles at the Civil Rights Summit in Austin this week.

Observer Radio Episode 53: Civil Rights 50 Years Later

Chris Hooks gets us up to speed on the Civil Right Summit held at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, TX this week.

A Q&A With Todd Miller, Author of Border Patrol Nation

Miller talks about the growing global border security industry and the changing role of the U.S. Border Patrol