Dear Texas: Children Learn What They Live

Words can’t adequately express my dismay and disgust at the recent actions of the Legislature, HB 3979, and wealthy school districts across Texas.  There’s no...

Opinion: Protecting the Right to Vote More Important Than Ever Before

For the greater part of 2020, the public health emergency brought on by the onset of a novel coronavirus has caused an array of...

Opinion: A Census Undercount Would Cost Texas Billions

Accurate census counts are far more than just a matter of interest. They are vital to ensuring adequate federal funding for various programs, appropriate...

There’s No Voter Suppression!

Republicans vehemently deny that they engage in voter suppression, but the evidence tells a different story. All the things I listed in this cartoon...

Opinion: It’s Time to Replace Texas’ Racist Icons With Monuments Honoring Our African American...

Every day for the last two weeks, Texans have taken to the streets to protest police brutality and systemic racism in our country. On...

The Department Of Family And Protective Services (DFPS) Is Currently Legally Powerless To Protect...

Do you know that since “we” adopted our 1876 Constitution, we have been labeled by the political experts to be a “weak governor state?”...

Difficult Conversations About ‘The Knee’ Necessary to Move Texas Forward

What’s it going to take? Black men — and those who care for us — are choking on these words. What’s it going to...

Opinion: The Bid for a Fascist Texas is Happening Now

I am fairly certain that the Texas abortion law before the Supreme Court will be struck down. I am equally certain that it will...

Karma Is The Guy On The Chiefs 

Somewhere along the way, while rooting for her boyfriend, Taylor Swift found herself caught in the crossfire of Brads, Chads & MAGA bros  I want...

Opinion: We Need Extended and Expanded Paid Leave Even After the Pandemic

Congresswoman Veronica Escobar, a third-generation El Pasoan, represents Texas’ 16th Congressional District. My hometown of El Paso, a predominantly Latino community, has been disproportionately impacted...
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