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Best of the Week - Stay safe, Texans

August 25, 2017
A straight-to-the-point curation of this week's suggested content for progressives to read and watch.

The Troubling Casualness of Racism Among Texas Republicans

August 18, 2017
It doesn't take a statute to find out – a look at the history books shows a troubling pattern of behavior.
Abbott, Patrick, Trump

Best of the Week: Speaking of Racism

August 18, 2017
A straight-to-the-point curation of this week's suggested content for progressives to read and watch.

Women’s Reproductive Rights Thrown Under Bus (Again) in Gov. Abbott’s Special Session

August 16, 2017
In a legislature still dominated by men, women's rights got steamrolled. Three of the 12 bills passed during the special legislative session involve restricting Texas women’s right to access abortion.

Best of the Week - Hysterectomy, not HIS-terectomy

August 11, 2017
A straight-to-the-point curation of this week's suggested content for progressives to read and watch.

Texas Politicians Pass Cruel Bill Effectively Banning Insurance Coverage of Abortion

August 10, 2017
The ban will force women to buy separate, more expensive, coverage. And it passed. But not without a fight lead by progressive women lawmakers.
Texas disabled students vouchers

Best of the Week - Dog Days of Session

August 4, 2017
A straight-to-the-point curation of this week's suggested content for progressives to read and watch.

Political Dollars and Dangling Participles

July 28, 2017
The enormous sums donors give state Republican officeholders raise especially disturbing questions in a one-party state like Texas.