Author Archives
  • AUTHOR

    ARCHIVES

YEAR

Mary Tuma

Staff Writer

EMAIL MARY TUMA

Mary Tuma previously wrote for the Texas Independent, the American Independent News Network, and San Antonio Current. Her work has appeared in The Progressive, Ms. Magazine, the Huffington Post, Salon, Alternet, and more. Tuma focuses on politics, women's health care, and social justice issues. She holds a bachelor's and master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

458 articles   •   page 1 of 12

Let Leticia Speak

Initial script for new film about Wendy Davis filibuster may have missed a few historical marks

News Feature, Nov. 21, 2017

Jane Doe v. the DOJ, Continued

Trump admin appeals ruling in undocumented minor’s abortion case

News Feature, Nov. 16, 2017

State Board of Education Votes Down Second Mexican-American Studies Textbook

Rejected Text, Pt. 2

News Feature, Nov. 16, 2017

More Trouble at T. Don Hutto

Detainee alleges sexual abuse by guard

News Feature, Nov. 16, 2017

Jane Doe v. the DOJ, Continued

Trump admin appeals ruling in undocumented minor's abortion case

News Daily, Nov. 13, 2017 1:40 PM

Providers Fight Another Texas Abortion Ban

Health risks and pain for patients

News Feature, Nov. 9, 2017

Providers Back in Court To Stop Texas Abortion Ban

Doctors say law would impose risk, pain for patient

News Daily, Nov. 3, 2017 1:35 PM

Harding Eyes 2018 A.G. Race

Outgoing Travis County Democratic Party chair would be a longshot

News Feature, Nov. 2, 2017

CHIPs Are Down

Millions of children could lose their health care, thanks to Congress

News Feature, Nov. 2, 2017

During Austin Visit, A.G. Jeff Sessions Rehashes Immigration Myths

Activists protest Sessions and the DOJ’s “racist” agenda

News Feature, Oct. 26, 2017

Beto O'Rourke's Punk Rock Politics

Can the congressman from El Paso really take a Senate seat from Ted Cruz?

News Feature, Oct. 26, 2017

Joe Straus, Voice of Moderation in Texas Legislature, Won't Seek Re-Election

House speaker doesn't rule out future run for governor

News Daily, Oct. 25, 2017 12:15 PM

Court Rules Undocumented Minor Held “Hostage” by Trump Administration Can Access Abortion

Decision "rights a grave constitutional wrong," says judge

News Daily, Oct. 24, 2017 3:50 PM

During Austin Visit, A.G. Jeff Sessions Rehashes Immigration Myths

Activists protest Sessions and the DOJ's "racist" agenda

News Daily, Oct. 23, 2017 12:45 PM

Court Delays Undocumented Minor's Right to Abortion

Jane Doe again faces government engineered obstacles to abortion

News Daily, Oct. 20, 2017 5:20 PM

Texas Is About to Get Its First Marijuana Dispensary

Compassionate Cultivation open in Austin before year’s end?

News Feature, Oct. 19, 2017

Hernandez to ICE Reversal Critics: “This Is Not Over”

Sheriff incurs wrath after altering detainer policy

News Feature, Oct. 19, 2017

Despite State's Opposition, Judge Grants Abortion to Undocumented Minor Held "Hostage"

Texas “must not become a sanctuary state for abortions,” says A.G.

News Feature, Oct. 19, 2017

Texas Is About to Get Its First Marijuana Dispensary

Compassionate Cultivation open in Austin before year's end?

News Daily, Oct. 17, 2017 11:45 AM

Texas Backs Trump Agency in Holding Undocumented Abortion-Seeking Minor "Hostage"

Federal agency sent minor to crisis pregnancy center instead

News Daily, Oct. 12, 2017 8:00 AM

Learning the Hard Way That Police and Democratic Socialists Rarely Mix

CLEAT alum Danny Fetonte's resignation from the Austin DSA raises questions for the local chapter

News Feature, Oct. 12, 2017

ICE Found Snooping on Council Member Greg Casar

The Intercept uncovers monitoring of elected officials' social media

News Feature, Oct. 12, 2017

"Repro Power" Takes Proactive Path in Reproductive Justice Fight

Groups to lobby City Council, Commissioners Court

News Daily, Sep. 28, 2017 1:40 PM

A Nightmare for DREAMers

Ending DACA affects an estimated 124,000 Texans

News Feature, Sep. 28, 2017

Anti-Choice Group Hit With State, Criminal Complaints

Heidi Group accused of misappropriating taxpayer funds, more

News Feature, Sep. 28, 2017

Travis County to Comply With All ICE Detainers After 5th Circuit Ruling

Panel nixes lower court block on immigrant detention rule

News Feature, Sep. 28, 2017

Anti-Choice Group Hit With State, Criminal Complaints

Heidi Group accused of misappropriating taxpayer funds, more

News Daily, Sep. 26, 2017 3:45 PM

Travis County to Comply With All ICE Detainers After 5th Circuit Ruling

Panel nixes lower court block on immigrant detention rule

News Daily, Sep. 26, 2017 6:30 AM

The Chronicle Interviews Al Franken

Minnesota's junior senator stops in for a brief chat

News Daily, Sep. 23, 2017 8:45 PM

Downtown Puzzle: Dell Seton’s Innovation Station

Goodbye to Brackenridge, hello to ...?

News Feature, Sep. 21, 2017

County Judge Sarah Eckhardt on Greg Abbott's Texas Hammer

“Local control had been a darling of the state for years, and now it has become the enemy”

News Feature, Sep. 21, 2017

What Now for DREAMers?

The clock is ticking for the 120,000 DACA recipients in Texas

News Feature, Sep. 14, 2017

Judge Blocks Texas Abortion Ban

A preliminary injunction hearing is set for Sept. 14

News Feature, Sep. 7, 2017

SB 4 Ruling Means Cities Can Prioritize Public Safety

Full hearing to permanently block law awaits in coming months

News Feature, Sep. 7, 2017

Trump Ends DACA Program

More than 120,000 Texans will be affected

News Daily, Sep. 5, 2017 10:17 AM

SB 4 Ruling Means Cities Can Prioritize Public Safety

Full hearing to permanently block law awaits in coming months

News Daily, Sep. 1, 2017 10:00 AM

Judge Blocks Texas Abortion Ban

A preliminary injunction hearing is set for Sept. 14

News Daily, Aug. 31, 2017 5:30 PM

Jolt Aims to Energize the Latino Vote

Local activist nonprofit engages a growing demographic

News Feature, Aug. 31, 2017

New Laws From the Lege Set to Go Into Effect

Get to know Texas’ new rules

News Feature, Aug. 31, 2017

Court Blocks Senate Bill 4

Anti-immigrant law won't go into effect this Friday, Sept. 1

News Daily, Aug. 30, 2017 8:40 PM

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10     NEXT    12 »
This content has not been formatted for this window size.
Please increase the size of your browser window, or revisit this page on a mobile device.
NEWSLETTERS
AC Daily, Events and Promotions, Luvdoc Answers

Breaking news, recommended events, and more

Official Chronicle events, promotions, and giveaways

Updates for SXSW 2017

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)