Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 2 months ago

Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Museum “Youth Debate Team”

Wins Debate Competition in Atlanta, Georgia Once Again (DALLAS, TX) – On Friday, May 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m., the Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Museum “Youth Debate Team” completed and won another round of debate at the Atlanta Urban Debate League Tournam...

Southwest / Texas - 2 months ago

With Proposed Tariffs on Mexico, Trump Attacks Texas

Trump’s 5 percent tax on Mexican goods over Central American immigration would hit Texas harder than any other state. Tue, Jun 4, 2019 at 11:25 am CST Donald Trump and Mexico's president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, have been in an ongoing trade...

Southwest / Texas - 2 months ago

When Crossing Over Becomes a Deadly Game

Oscar Casares has written a powerful novel about the emotional traumas of migration, implicating all social classes. Mon, Jun 3, 2019 at 7:05 am CST The fence along the the U.S.-Mexico border in Brownsville. Wikimedia CommonsEach time Oscar Casar...

Southwest / Texas - 2 months ago

Strangest State: May 2019

Weird news from far-flung Texas. Fri, May 31, 2019 at 11:11 am CST Drue WagnerATASCOCITA // A man tested the limits of Petco’s “all leashed pets allowed” policy by walking his 1,600-pound steer into the store. A Facebook video shows Shelly Lumpki...

Southwest / Texas - 2 months ago

Snakes and Ladders

In San Antonio, two artists explore hidden geometries of the city. Fri, May 31, 2019 at 7:00 am CST The River Walk in San Antonio. Wikimedia CommonsLiving in a city can deaden our instinct for noticing environment. Caught up in our day-to-day liv...