Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

The Violence of Trump’s Words

How do we assess blame for the consequences of dehumanizing rhetoric? Mon, Sep 10, 2018 at 11:27 am CST Donald Trump Flickr/Gage SkidmoreFrom the start, the essence of Donald Trump’s political project has been the dehumanization of others. When h...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Teachers do not want guns!

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson If Education Secretary Betsy DeVos were to consult the nation’s educators and law enforcement officials she would immediately dismiss any consideration of providing federal funding to states for the purpose of...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Housegirl is a great book to curl up and read

By: Terri Schlichenmeyer You’re up for this. This next thing is going to be a challenge, but you’re ready. You’ve studied it as much as you can and you’ve thought it through, you’re bringing your best talents and your keenest observation skills, an...

Southwest / Texas - 2 weeks ago

STOP POLICE MURDERS OF BLACK YOUTH

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor Civil Rights leaders and others reacted with a sense of relief – if only temporary – after a Texas jury sentenced a former police officer to 15 years in prison Wednesday for the shooting death of an unarm...