It has been 150 years since the institution of slavery officially ended in the Lone Star State. Yet, the vestiges from that evil period remain, and are revealed almost daily.
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Filmmaker Shirley Clarke’s Ornette Coleman documentary, Made in America, honors the jazz pioneer.
The congressional district with the nation’s highest uninsured rate runs between Dallas and Fort Worth. Organizers there are trying to change that as Obamacare’s March 31 enrollment deadline approaches.
Observer founding editor Ronnie Dugger chronicles President Kennedy’s historic tour and tragic end in Texas.