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Captain America: Civil War
It's a Marvel Universe, and we all just live in it
"...of not playing the long game. With Captain America: Civil War, we’ve now entered Phase 3 in the Marvel..."

May 6, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Civil War Landscapes and Legacies When Johnny Came Marching Home
"...The number of words written about the Civil War surpassed the actual dead on the battlefield well..."

July 21, 1995 Arts Feature

Fighting the New Civil War
"...are up against: the behavior of a psychopathic criminal! Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is..."

Oct. 13, 2010 Postmarks

War Dance
In this acclaimed documentary, Ugandan schoolchildren, victims of the brutal 20-year civil war, compete in a national dance contest.
"...group of Ugandan schoolchildren – victims of a 20-year civil war who compete in a national dance contest –..."

March 7, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

American War by Omar El Akkad
This dystopian novel of a late 21st century America split by civil war shows how vengeance survives down the generations
"...You're probably aware by now that since the election last November, dystopian..."

April 21, 2017 Arts Review by Jay Trachtenberg

Nothing Civil About It
Austin Film Society spotlights 'Slavery by Another Name'
"...historical dots between this country's slavery era and the civil-rights movement? We did have an Emancipation Proclamation, the Civil..."

Nov. 8, 2013 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Austin Film Festival: 10 Things We Learned From the Writers of Infinity War
Marvel scribes Markus and McFeely stay spoiler-free
"...America films, Thor: The Dark World, plus Avengers: Infinity War and its upcoming, untitled follow-up – and of course..."

Nov. 1, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

A War
Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language film is a complex morality tale
"...Andersen, Cecilie Elise Søndergaard, Adam Chessa and Andreas Buch Borgwardt...."

March 4, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bill of the Week: The War on the War of Northern Aggression
Mutual respect for those who fought for the North and South shall rise again
"...the holiday. HB 2224 proposes a new name – Civil War Remembrance Day – and a new date, the..."

March 3, 2017 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Fabricant's Drug War Rule No. 1: Don't Pull A Wendy Watson
The Busted! Mantra: Reading is Fundamental....
"...the New York City lawyer who authored the fabulous civil rights primer, Busted! Drug War Survival Skills From the..."

Feb. 9, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

No Difference Between Democrats and Republicans on War
"...seems to think that the Democratic Party is an anti-war party. Where would he get that notion? Every Democrat..."

June 6, 2011 Postmarks

War: Made in Texas?
"...issue focuses on "Missiles and Magnolias: The South at War."..."

May 3, 2002 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Lege: Here Comes the Culture War
The culture war begins as conservative lawmakers file "religious freedom" bills
"...the Texas Constitution already ban imposing religious law as civil law. Lacking evidence to show Sharia is an actual..."

Jan. 23, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Real War on Women?
Live Action says 'gendercide' is growing in U.S.
"...president of the anti-abortion group Live Action, the real war on women is not the constriction of resources for..."

May 30, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

War Drums: Rumblings on the Home Front
As an Iraq war becomes inevitable, local responses range from the stupid to the sublime.
"...politically charged symbol of French opposition to the Bush war. Shop owner George Dreyfus didn't hear the threat himself..."

March 21, 2003 News Feature

Local Civil Rights Hero Overton Dies
Activist helped desegregate Austin's schools
"...were, for the most part, reluctant stakeholders in the civil rights struggle, but the experience proved invaluable in the..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Tax for Peace Not War
"...After Celebration” (July 8) [News] about the costs of war using National Priorities Project statistics. I have disseminated NPP..."

Aug. 15, 2005 Postmarks

Fighting the War: Wilkerson sentenced, activists press Congress
Soldier faces seven months in prison for refusing Iraq service
"...discharge, for going absent without leave from the Iraq war. He will join more than 25 other soldiers nationwide..."

March 2, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

A Virgin Walks Into a Civil Rights Debate ...
The State Board of Ed circus is back in town
"...on the SBOE's "expert" social studies panel recommending that civil rights leader Cesar Chavez and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood..."

Sept. 25, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

War Drums
"...First Unitarian Universalist Church, on the looming threat of war with Iraq. The crowd enthusiastically welcomed guest of honor..."

Oct. 4, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Voter ID: Battle Lost, War Goes On
Litigants respond to SCOTUS ruling, pledge continuing challenge
"...the Voting Rights Project at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, wrote, "The beast of Shelby County..."

Oct. 18, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The War on Talking About the Drug War
Border Patrol agent loses job after stating the obvious
"...Prohibition – that stands in opposition to the drug war. "The other guy didn't agree" with Gonzalez's views, McCoy..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Column by Jordan Smith

The Mentality of Politics as War
Scott McClellan on his time in the Bush Administration
"...get caught up in this mentality of politics as war. That's a very destructive process in Washington and something..."

June 20, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Drug War Itself Is the Problem
"...policy reformers the right to free speech. The drug war is a cure that is worse than the disease...."

March 2, 2004 Postmarks

Cover 9/11 and the Unconstitutional, Imperialistic, Brutal Aspects of Iraq War
"...the neo-cons to loot our treasury, to destroy our civil liberties, and to embark on an extremely dangerous and..."

April 26, 2005 Postmarks

Another Drug War Casualty
Testimony continues this week in the capital murder trial of 23-year-old Edwin Delamora, accused of firing the fatal shot that killed Travis County Sheriff's Deputy Keith Ruiz in February 2001.
"...is this: Was Ruiz just another casualty of a war on drugs that's impossible to win?..."

July 19, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

A Civil Action
Preview of Place 3 City Council Race
"...interests in common, and I am gratified by the civil tone of the race. I hope we can run..."

May 3, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

WilCo Budget War Goes to Appeals Court
Constable, county at odds over timing and legality of funding cuts
"...Griffin temporarily redeployed his deputies from mental-health calls to warrants and civil papers, after Commissioner Lisa Birkman subjected him..."

March 30, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Trapped and the War on Women's Health Care
Doc highlights impact of anti-choice laws in the South
"...the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, scoring the Special Jury Award for Social Impact Filmmaking. Having previously focused on the..."

March 11, 2016 SXSW Post by Mary Tuma

SXSW Eco: The Culture War to Save the World
Punk, hip-hop and literature sign up for the eco fight
"...Caucus has four tenets – strengthening democracy, climate change, civil and human rights, and economic empowerment. Those four issues..."

Oct. 9, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

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