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Human Rights

‘Just Like Every Other Kid’

Under attack from Texas politicians, trans kids and their parents talk back.

Meet five Texas families who say they're tired of Dan Patrick, Ken Paxton and other Texas lawmakers targeting their transgender children for harassment. Read More

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Politics

The 2016 Texas Primary Play-by-Play

In case you missed it, and possibly you should be glad you did, here's what happened in Texas on Super Tuesday.

In case you missed it, and possibly you should be glad you did, here's what happened in Texas on Super Tuesday. Read More

LGBT Rights

Gay Marriage Arrives in Texas

In a landmark victory for marriage equality, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against statewide bans on same-sex marriage, granting gay and lesbian couples in Texas the right to legally marry. Read More

Multimedia, Video

Hardship in Pachay las Lomas, Guatemala

Marcial Castro Estrada recounts his experiences during the height of the Guatemalan Civil War, and the difficult conditions that to led his son's fatal immigration. Read More

Rick Perry
Blogs, Editorial, The Whole Star

Farewell to Rick Perry, for Now

With his gubernatorial run finally over, Perry will turn his full attention to his quest to become an employee of the federal government. Read More

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