Immigrants in a for-profit detention center in Conroe are refusing to eat in protest of conditions at the facility and the record number of deportations.
Daily Archives: March 19, 2014
Hours after the San Antonio Express-News released an investigation into Greg Abbott’s own pay practices, he announced he’d veto an equal pay bill.
Fernando A. Flores’ Death to the Bullshit Artists of South Texas, Vol. 1 chronicles a Rio Grande Valley that’s never been known as a haven for the punk rock underground — unless you were part of it. Flores was, as …
Punk Rock, McAllen Division: Fernando A. Flores’ Death to the Bullshit Artists of South Texas, Vol. 1
The Texas Observer reviews “Death to the Bullshit Artists of South Texas, Vol. 1,” Fernando Flores’ warty portrait of the McAllen punk scene.
A few business leaders say making Dallas ISD the state’s first “home-rule charter” is its best bet for progress, but critics see a blatant power grab.
The inclusion of a guest worker program in the Texas GOP platform was seen as a big step forward. Now some want to strip it out.