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Republican Wants to “Deny the Hispanics a Record Vote” on Racist Textbook

September 22, 2016
Chicano activists don’t want special treatment - they want equal treatment, which starts with equal exposure in schools.
Board of Education, SBOE, Mexican-American Heritage, Textbook, Education

Hide the Apple Pie: Texas Leaders Make Motherhood More Dangerous

September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
Mothers Dying in Texas

Democrats’ positivity likely to win out over Trump ego

August 9, 2016
Whatever else might happen — and we’ve come to expect the unexpected — the themes set during the conventions will remain the focus of the campaigns.

How the Texas Media Screwed-Up a Voting Rights Story

August 4, 2016
Words matter - and when media use Republican message frames they then serve to promote that agenda

Pack the Courtroom: Books not Bullets

August 3, 2016
We have a chance to support our professors and students fighting for gun free colleges and universities.
I Support Gun Free Classrooms

Texas Hasn’t Raised the Minimum Wage in 7 Years. That's Pathetic.

July 29, 2016
It should go without saying: raising the minimum wage to a livable wage is long overdue.
Raise Minimum Wage Texas

RNC Convention Hate Detox Remedies

July 22, 2016
After four days of dystopian hateful speeches, our minds need a detox. Here are 10 things to make you restore faith in humanity.

SCOTUS Non-Decision on Obama’s Immigration Policies Shows Why Courts Matter

June 23, 2016
The SCOTUS vacancy stalls progress on one of country's most important issues
Immigration SCOTUS ruling

June is Gun Violence Awareness Month

June 2, 2016
Check out some of our partner organizations that fight for sensible gun reform all year long.

Twitter Celebrates the End of Ted Cruz's Presidential Campaign

May 4, 2016
To celebrate the end of Ted Cruz's presidential campaign, here's some of our favorite tweets from the night.
Ted Cruz Came In On a Wrecking Ball

Join These Groups to Celebrate Earth Day in Texas

April 22, 2016
On this Earth Day, check out these partner organizations who fight for a greener, cleaner Texas every day
Earth Day 2016

Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers

April 1, 2016
“I know we’re on the right side of this.”
Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers