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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

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

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

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

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

July 14, 2016 Photo Gallery

How Austin Restaurants Are Leading the Trump Era Resistance
Economically culture-jamming the new administration
"...It's a beautiful January afternoon in Austin – maybe a bit warmer than usual – and..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

Coalition Issues Manifesto on East Austin Schools
Coalition issues manifesto on East Austin schools
"...A group of East Austin community advocates led by Austin ISD District 1 Trustee..."

Sept. 14, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Justice for Monica Loera
Found guilty of murder, Loera's killer only faces a 20-year sentence
"...(Nov. 6). The courtroom, filled predominately with members of Austin’s trans and larger LGBTQ community, as well as Loera’s..."

Nov. 8, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Point Austin: A Life of Quality
In the shadow of another tragedy, the city takes a step toward justice
"...in a position paper presented by an ad hoc coalition of African-American community organizations, including the Austin Area Urban..."

July 1, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Coalition Will Put Paid Sick Leave Before Council
Greg Casar present as Work Strong Austin outlines initial policy
"...On Monday (Labor Day), a new coalition of local organizations called Work Strong Austin announced its..."

Sept. 5, 2017 News Post by Joseph Caterine

Point Austin: When a House Is Not a Home
Workers and homeowners seek justice from home builders
"...Michigan-based Pulte Homes resulted in the closing of the Austin administration office. Centex management has scurried back to Dallas..."

Dec. 11, 2009 News Column by Michael King

The Justice's Closet Case
A "Deeper Faith"
"...Justice Raul Gonzalez photograph by Taylor Johnson This crusade is..."

May 16, 1997 News Feature by Bob Elder

How Austin's Queer Community Supports Its Own
Spotlighting the LGBTQ people and orgs looking after our health, youth, elders, and art
"...acts are born from extraordinary circumstances, but every day, Austin's queer community shows up for one another in ways..."

Aug. 10, 2018 Arts Feature by Sarah Marloff

Democracy Coalition Wins on Appeal
Were city crowd-control policies used to stifle anti-Bush protest?
"...Margaret Cooper erred when she dropped the city of Austin as a defendant in a free-speech case brought by..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin Ain't Boys' Town
Meet the Most Reverend John McCarthy
"...John McCarthy, who presides over the Catholic Diocese of Austin, has heard that one before. He's had plenty of..."

Dec. 27, 1996 News Feature by Roseana Auten

Paid Sick Leave: A Reproductive Justice Issue
It's not just about workers' rights
"...public that the issue is also relevant to reproductive justice...."

Feb. 9, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Top 10 Austin News Milestones of 2018
Days like these
"...The biggest stories of any year in Austin tend to unfold over weeks and months, sometimes fading..."

Dec. 28, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

A Year After Austin's Passage of the Freedom Cities Policies, Activists Urge APD to Do Better
Organizations applaud headway made, but say there's more work to be done
"...of persistent racial disparities in local policing, a grassroots coalition of justice advocates pushed for rules that would protect..."

June 21, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Point Austin: Refighting the Last Wars
Prop. 1, Prop. 2, Saving Barton Springs ... and Everything Else
"..."Growing Together: How AMD Is Renewing Its Commitment to Austin" was "printed on recycled paper, using 30% post consumer..."

April 21, 2006 News Column by Michael King

Austin Strikes Out
Top Ten Political Stories and Moments of 1995
"...the Lege all spring, a police "riot" in East Austin in February, a federal court ruling against the city..."

Jan. 5, 1996 News Feature

Point Austin: The Quality of Mercy
If you're looking for compassion, you've come to the wrong place
"...session was the creation of Save Texas Schools, the Austin-engendered statewide coalition of Texans opposed to the Lege's wholesale..."

July 22, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Prog Blogs
The progressive bloggers are establishing a political agenda
"...Next weekend, the Austin Convention Center will be awash in progressive bloggers, as..."

July 11, 2008 News Column by Michael King

"This Is Austin Bashing on Steroids"
This legislative session, state GOP lawmakers ran an all-out assault on municipal values
"...deeply red state leadership against its progressive capital city. (Austin filed its own suit against Texas a few weeks..."

June 16, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Chronicle Endorsements: Austin City Council
Five districts up for grabs
"...the 22 months since she took office, the Southeast Austin representative has proven herself thoughtful, considerate, and professional, with..."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature

Point Austin: The Budget Wrangle Resumes
City Council attempts to spend more, cost less, and ... sustain services
"...introduced the budget, Council Member Don Zimmerman balked at Austin Water's capital improvement plan, which calls for spending roughly..."

Aug. 5, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Homelessness on the Rise in Austin
Annual count reveals a 20% increase in homelessness
"...In late January, hundreds of volunteers dispersed across Austin to find and survey people experiencing homelessness. Led by..."

March 18, 2016 News Feature by Makeda Easter

News Roundup: No Justice, No Peace
Shootings, protests, and politics
"...• In the midst of everything, don't forget that..."

Dec. 1, 2014 News Post by the News Staff

Advocates: Reject Police Union Contract
New “excessive force” lawsuit filed over 2015 “jaywalking” arrest
"...proposed property tax rate, any fee changes, etc. Criminal justice advocates say they will be there to oppose the..."

Aug. 17, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Your Guide to the Weekend Resistance
A breakdown of inauguration weekend counterprotests
"...Austin is preparing for an epic counterresponse to Friday’s inauguration..."

Jan. 19, 2017 News Post by Sarah Marloff

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