The Devil in East Texas

Devil Red was my rookie tour with Joe Lansdale’s odd couple Hap & Leonard—a working-class white guy and a gay black man working as private investigator...Read More

Legal Lynching

After 18 years of incarceration, Anthony Graves was freed from Texas’ death row last year after the Washington-Burleson County district attorney dropped all c...Read More

Tabbi With Claws

GRIFTOPIA: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America

It’s been a long time since we’ve had a political reporter with as much brio as Matt Tabbi, and as much disregard for the polite formalities of Washington-b...Read More

Hot on the Press

Some people remember exactly what they were doing when Pearl Harbor was bombed or their whereabouts when JFK was shot. I remember reading my first alternative n...Read More

The Daily Fight

Lost Books of Texas Most of us never hold high political office. Neither did Jane McCallum until, as she was approaching 50, she served as Texas secretary of st...Read More