Michael Berryhill


The View from the Third Ward

by | Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 9:03 pm CST

A Tribute to Molly Ivins

The real funeral service for Molly Ivins didn’t happen Sunday at the First Methodist Church in Austin, which ended with Marcia Ball singing “Great Balls of Fire,” but in October, when a thousand people gathered in Austin to honor her … Read More


Dateline: Houston

The View from the Fifth Ward

Deidre Rasheed, Democratic field organizer in Houston’s historic African-American Fifth Ward neighborhood, was having an anxious election night. She’s a professional organizer, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t get emotional about the results. Nothing was coming in fast enough. “Pennsylvania!” … Read More