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Austin Justice Coalition Gets Grant
$20,000 in funding will allow AJC to "advance justice"
"...Some good news for the Austin Justice Coalition: Last week, the Alliance for Boys and..."

Aug. 10, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Austin Justice Coalition's "Breathe: The Fight Continues" Rally & Vigil at Huston-Tillotson University
"...Austinites gathered at Huston-Tillotson University on April 22, 2021 for..."

April 23, 2021 Photo Gallery

Austin Justice Coalition's Chas Moore Keeps Fighting for Black and Brown Lives
"...That's how it was on June 7, when the Austin Justice Coalition convened its Black Austin Rally and March..."

Nov. 27, 2020 Features Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Justice Coalition x DORF: Online Art Auction
Raising funds, razing injustice, spreading art everywhere
"...who’ve donated their works to this fundraiser for the Austin Justice Coalition. It's an auction of original art, to..."

June 5, 2020 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Education Austin Calls Out AISD Police
Austin Justice Coalition, the NAACP, the Transgender Education Network of Texas, and more insist on “roundtable discussion” to address policing in schools
"...A coalition of community activists gathered on Friday, Sept. 20, to..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Austin Police Chief Brian Manley Announces Retirement
Manley's 30-year career with APD will end March 28
"...Austin Police Chief Brian Manley will retire on March 28,..."

Feb. 12, 2021 News Post by Austin Sanders

How Did a Weeks-Old Justice Advocacy Group Catch the Ear of Police?
Longtime criminal justice advocates wonder why Austin police are so keen to work with the nascent JUST America
"...brought onstage for a June 11 press conference with Austin Police Department Chief Brian Manley to announce a suite..."

June 26, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Austin Plays the APD Chief Dating Game
Finalists court the community for Austin police top job
"...The three finalists vying to be Austin's next chief of police each took their turn last..."

Aug. 27, 2021 News Feature by Austin Sanders

God Don't Like Ugly: Austin Faith Leaders Unite to Smite Prop B
But big money’s rolling in to back camping ban campaign
"...More than 70 Austin faith leaders have ramped up their opposition to Proposition..."

April 27, 2021 News Post by Benton Graham

Queer Eye Is Casting in Austin (Supposedly)
Is this your chance to receive a “make-better” from the Fab Five?
"...Know somebody in Austin who could benefit from a French tuck or two?..."

Dec. 17, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

Music, Spirituality, and Social Justice Meet at New Story Festival
Three-day mash-up offers holistic approach to change
"...mash-up of music, spirituality, art, and environmental and social justice activism that begins this Friday, March 29, on the..."

March 29, 2019 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Austin Police Consider Community Reforms
After a year spent making headlines APD prioritizes policing equity
"..."The Science of Policing Equity: Measuring Fairness in the Austin Police Department." Most of the findings already appeared in..."

Nov. 4, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Austin Police Funding Restored; Is It Too Much, or Not Enough?
The 2020 city budget finds itself coming full circle
"...Last July, as anger with the Austin Police Department washed over the city's budget deliberations, the..."

July 30, 2021 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Black Austin Rally and March for Black Lives at Huston-Tillotson and Texas State Capitol
"...Thousands gathered on June 7, 2020 for the Austin Justice Coalition's Black Austin Rally and March for Black..."

June 8, 2020 Photo Gallery

Fatima Mann Reigns Over Austin Pride
Activist and Pride grand marshal wants to include every member of the rainbow alphabet
"...August, she can be seen walking the streets of Austin barefoot, because she says it makes her a better..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Arts Feature by Sarah Marloff

"Strong-Mayor" Proposal Divides Austin's Progressives
Power to the people?
"...The upcoming May 1 special election provides Austinites with an opportunity to fundamentally change the structure of..."

March 5, 2021 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Young Community Organizers Unite Over Equitable Land Use in Austin
Planning Our Communities offers perspective on the city’s new land development code
"...for communities of color and working class people in Austin" through advocacy and outreach. Although not a formal political..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

No Justice. No Peace.
Picking up the pieces after a week of terror
"...in Baton Rouge hadn't even begun to process. The Austin Justice Coalition and Black Lives Matter planned a Givens..."

July 15, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Black Artists Matter & Kenny Dorham Murals in East Austin
"...Austin Justice Coalition and Capitol View Arts installed a multiblock..."

June 19, 2020 Photo Gallery

Austin at Large: Surprise, Surprise, Surprise
Big dumb mud puddles of racism, right there beneath our feet
"...cohort – the middle-aged, middle-class, managerial white men of Austin – is fond of words that start with N...."

Nov. 15, 2019 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

A Tidal Wave of People Batter the Foundations of Austin’s Structural Racism
Thousands took to Downtown and Eastside streets to say, emphatically, that Black Lives Matter
"...week prior by protest violence – mostly waged by Austin police – the Austin Justice Coalition's Black Austin Rally..."

June 12, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Justice for Alton Sterling and Philando Castile
"...The Austin Justice Coalition and Black Lives Matter held a vigil..."

July 14, 2016 Photo Gallery

Justice Advocates React to Felony Bond Order
Advocates say order “needs improvement to maximize impact”
"...Four criminal justice reform groups responded today to the Standing Order issued..."

March 26, 2020 News Post by Michael King

The Far Out Lounge Focuses on Food, Safety, and Austin Musicians
More than a venue
"...built in 1908, and in recent decades it housed Austin favorites like Red Shed Tavern (closed in 2018) and..."

Jan. 8, 2021 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Ten Defining Moments of Austin's Intense Year of Police-Community Conflict
We Fought the Law
"...it. The release of the report, which described the Austin Police Department's limited prior attempts at self- reform as "aspirational..."

Dec. 18, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Austin at Large: The Big Engine That Must
Proposition A is wobbling around the final curve. We can’t let it derail.
"...his fellow electeds, and the city's most visible social justice activist did not assemble in damp 40-degree weather Wednesday..."

Oct. 30, 2020 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin at Large: Every Day is Juneteenth
Yes, freedom is worth celebrating. But it also bids us to do some serious reflection.
"...I had never heard of Juneteenth before moving to Austin in 1988. By that time, it had been a..."

July 3, 2020 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
Here are the sounds we’re consuming
"...The before opens into forwards by a pair of Austin stringers, Eric Tessmer ("Stevie Ray Vaughan was the best..."

June 26, 2020 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
What we’re listening to
"...with the local Shock Sound Series, which fundraises for Austin Creative Alliance, Austin Justice Coalition, Between the Pages, Out..."

Sept. 25, 2020 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Faster Than Sound: Austin Music Commission Considers a Black Live Music Fund
Envisioning a Black Live Music Fund and fixing the Broken Spoke
"...Like institutions across the country, the Austin Music Commission grappled with how to address systemic racism..."

July 10, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

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