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Coronavirus is Exposing the Faulty Foundations of the Texas Fracking Industry

by | Fri, Mar 13, 2020 at 16:58 CST
The oil and gas sector was already having problems, but the fear and uncertainty around a global pandemic could end the Texas energy boom.
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A Day in the Harris County Eviction Court

Harris County evictions increased dramatically from 2015 to 2016, and then remained higher from 2017 to 2019. No one knows why.

Each Wednesday, the wooden benches in the Harris County courtroom of Justice of the Peace Jeremy L. Brown fill with particularly tense people—most are landlor...Read More

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The Fight to Make Austin Affordable

Austin is one of the most segregated and sprawling cities in Texas. A new land development code aims to change that.

On a brisk Saturday morning in November, a group of two dozen cyclists pauses in front of a four-story apartment complex in East Austin. The Terrace at Oak Spri...Read More

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