Boom, Bust, Exodus follows how NAFTA, coupled with Maytag’s move to Mexico, helped signal doom for Appliance City and transform a small border town.
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An idea can change society, and being the people, we have lots of ideas. Let’s look, too, for more good, young new leaders and also some not so young.
Founding editor Ronnie Dugger tells the little-known story of how and why, in the winter of 1954, the Observer was made.
Watchdogging is a skill, and the Texan has always been a place where student journalists learn by doing.
An introduction to The Texas Observer from current and former staffers. Video shot and edited by Matt Gossage.