Leah Caldwell

Houston native Leah Caldwell is a writer and editor living in Austin.

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Trailer Park Ploys

by Leah Caldwell | Tue, Jul 28, 2015 at 12:59 CST
How Texas families with nowhere else to go are fighting back against mobile home moguls and their ruthless business model.
Mohamed Elibiary
Criminal Justice

Mohamed’s Fight

He’s a Texas Republican and an expert on fighting extremism. Why do conservatives hate him?

He’s a Texas Republican and an expert on fighting extremism who advises homeland security officials. Why do conservatives hate him? Read More

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Meeting Hezbollah

My introduction to Hezbollah came on an early morning in southern Beirut. I rode bus No. 5 from the Burj Al-Barajneh Palestinian refugee camp, where I taught English, eastwards through Haret Hreik—a Hezbollah stronghold. Every day I watched the surroundings … Read More

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Capitol Offense

At the Governor's Pleasure

In each four-year term, a Texas governor will appoint several hundred people to serve on various state agencies, commissions, and boards—everything from powerful policy-setting positions at the Public Utilities Commission and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to such obscure … Read More

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