Irene Vázquez

Irene Vázquez is the digital intern at the Texas Observer.
Community members speak at a coalition meeting in January 2020.
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In Houston’s Third Ward, Community Groups are Fighting for Equitable Development

The Third Ward has a long history of displacement. Community members want a seat at the table.

At churches across Houston’s Third Ward, Vacation Bible School is a ritual of summer. Between lessons, music often peals out of the windows as children gather for games and food. The adults who supervise them laugh and gossip. For Dolores … Read More