Residents of two Corpus Christi neighborhoods claim energy companies stole their health by polluting the air, water and ground around their homes. Now they are fighting a government bureaucracy that is threatening to tear them apart with a massive highway project.
Tag Archives: Civil Rights
At the LBJ School yesterday, Julian Bond said the election of Barack Obama doesn’t mean we’ve achieved a post-racial society.
Houston mayor Annise Parker will propose a civil rights ordinance that includes LGBT citizens and covers private businesses. Let the drama begin.
The Texas Department of Public Safety was warned during a legislative hearing in 2011 that they would “run afoul of the courts” if […]
Though the term “Civil Rights” usually brings up memories of the 1960s, many of the struggles and issues surrounding the movement are startlingly contemporary. […]