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Austin: “Strong, Unique, and Special”
Saturday evening featured the third “State of the City” address by Mayor Steve Adler, and the predictably upbeat speech declared Austin “strong,” “weird,” and “creative.” The capacity crowd was friendly – but gave its biggest ovation not to the mayor, but to Sheriff Sally Hernandez.

8:00AM Mon. Jan. 30, Michael King Read More | Comment »

Federal Judge Again Delays Fetal Burial Rule
In an order issued Friday afternoon, U.S. Judge Sam Sparks again put on hold a proposed health department rule that forces women to bury or cremate their fetus or embryo after an abortion or miscarriage, regardless of gestation period.

5:30PM Fri. Jan. 27, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

SXSW Taps FBI Director James Comey
South by Southwest has a hot ticket to announce today: The Conference plans to bring James Comey to Austin for a sit-down in mid-March.

1:00PM Thu. Jan. 26, Chase Hoffberger Read More | Comment »

Women's March in Austin Does Its Part in Historic Day of Protest
An estimated 40 to 50,000 people descended on the Texas State Capitol today to protest the Trump presidency.

7:18PM Sat. Jan. 21, Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

Travis County Sheriff Won't Play Nice With ICE
Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez published her long-awaited policy concerning how her office will work with U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Friday. The sheriff plans to maintain communication with the federal agency, but will not comply with many – or any, at all – of its most rote detainer requests.

4:15PM Fri. Jan. 20, Chase Hoffberger Read More | Comment »

University of Texas Students Stage Walkout
Roughly 400 University of Texas students walked out of class on Friday, Jan. 20, in protest of Donald Trump’s inauguration as 45th president of the United States. The International Socialist Organization, the Palestinian Solidarity Committee, United Students Against Sweatshops, and the Revolutionary Student Front were among the event organizers.

3:37PM Fri. Jan. 20, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

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Federal Judge (Temporarily) Blocks Texas From Denying Planned Parenthood Patients Medicaid
Following a three-day hearing that concluded Thursday afternoon, U.S. Judge Sam Sparks granted a temporary injunction blocking Texas officials from removing Planned Parenthood from the Medicaid program until at least Feb. 21.

4:24PM Thu. Jan. 19, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

Your Guide to the Weekend Resistance
Austin is preparing for an epic counterresponse to Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump as president. It’s a long-haul weekend of protests, rallies, and marches calling for resistance against politics of fear and hate, and solidarity with the multiple communities the incoming administration has promised to target.

11:15AM Thu. Jan. 19, Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

Step One: Create an LGBTQ Commission
Three months after Mayor Steve Adler announced plans to create an LGBTQ Quality of Life Commission during October’s Hate Crime Summit, the first precursory meeting was held Wednesday night at the Asian American Resource Center.

11:10AM Thu. Jan. 19, Sarah Marloff Read More | Comment »

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