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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
"...their national conference in Chicago in early August, the Democratic Socialists of America – the largest socialist organization in..."

Oct. 13, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Page Two: The Politics of Distraction
In the face of failure at home and abroad, the right turns on immigrants
"...AIDS in Africa, spreading democracy, and battling the axis of evil, as well as reactionary political and social reform?..."

April 14, 2006 Column by Louis Black

Club Endorsements
Who's backing whom in the Nov. 6 election
"...The following is a compilation of candidate endorsements from area clubs, unions, and professional organizations..."

Oct. 25, 2018 News Post

Club Endorsements
Who's backing whom in the March primary?
"...The following is a compilation of candidate endorsements from area Democratic clubs, unions, and professional..."

Feb. 15, 2018 News Post

DSA Queer Coalition Organizes and Mobilizes
Democratic Socialists subgroup has the LGBTQ community's back
"...Many people feel uncertain about their future, the safety of their families, and are concerned about the potential loss..."

Feb. 7, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Sloane Smith

Congressional Candidate Attacked by “Revolutionary” Bullies
Heidi Sloan assaulted following weekend campaigning
"...In the latest eruption of Austin’s paltry contribution to the national ranks of wannabe..."

Jan. 13, 2020 News Post by Michael King

6 Austin-Based Podcasts You Should Be Listening To
These homegrown podcasts are original, diverse, and sure to entertain
"...There is an ever-growing ocean of podcasts out there that no one has the time..."

June 17, 2019 Screens Post by Katelyn Landry

Saturday's Sí Se Puede! Wants to Mobilize the Vote
"It's about time we had a Texas senator who looks out for all the people"
"...With the start of early voting kicking off Monday, Oct. 22, and Election..."

Oct. 18, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Courtney Naquin

Coming Out in the Dark
Behind the creation of Friday's LGBTQ Human Rights Rally
"...As is often the case these days, an idea came to fruition..."

Jan. 19, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Sloane Smith

Advocates Push District Attorney to “No Call” Biased Cops
Criminal justice groups ask Moore to box out untrustworthy officers
"...Margaret Moore to implement a “No Call" policy for officers who've “committed perjury and other acts of grave misconduct."..."

Dec. 4, 2019 News Post by Michael King

"...News feature "Learning the Hard Way That Police and Democratic Socialists Rarely Mix," about the fallout from Danny Fetonte's..."

Oct. 20, 2017 Column

Local Election News: War Shadows Edition
From lawsuits to candidates in suits
"...Electronically ChallengedOn Monday, Jan. 6, the Texas Democratic Party filed a federal lawsuit against Secretary of State..."

Jan. 10, 2020 News Feature by Michael King

Austin Election Ticker: The Endorsements Begin
Delia Garza’s Twitter tangle, Central Labor Council likes, and more
"...criminal justice reformer Chris Harris (personally, not on behalf of his group Just Liberty) endorsed defense attorney Dominic Selvera..."

Jan. 17, 2020 News Feature by Michael King

Lewis Conway Jr.: Council Candidate ... DJ?
District 1 candidate to soundtrack Austin DSA Drag Prom
"...On Saturday, June 30, Conway will DJ the Austin Democratic Socialists' Drag Prom ("because capitalism is a drag!") at..."

June 22, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Lewis Conway’s Complex Candidacy
Eligibility questions, vague accusations plague Council candidate's early campaign
" District 1, most publicly because for a period of time it wasn't clear whether he'd be able to..."

Aug. 24, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

What You Need to Know About U.S. Senate and House Races in Texas
Early voting in Texas starts Feb. 18, 2020. Here's the view from atop your Texas primary ballot.
"...– as we go to press this first week of December, early voting in the 2020 Texas primaries is..."

Dec. 6, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Community Organizer Heidi Sloan Announces Candidacy for TX-25
Joins Dem primary race in Austin-to-Fort Worth district
"...organizer and farmer Heidi Sloan held her Congressional campaign kickoff at the Hard Luck Lounge, joining Julie Oliver in..."

Aug. 13, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Election TIcker: 60 Days and Counting
Labor Day is over
"...Council District 3 incumbent Pio Renteria to the list of candidates recognizing unionization of their campaign staffs, organized by..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Election Ticker: The Final Countdown
Vote-pocalypse now!
"...choking, autumn (in even-numbered years) brings the seasonal sounds of, "The machine changed my vote!" In the 78 Texas..."

Nov. 2, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

"...for efficiency, City Council used only the first (Tuesday) of three scheduled budget reading days to adopt the FY..."

Sept. 14, 2018 News Feature

"...Fought for Her Life, and Yours," about the life of Austin Democratic Socialists of America founding member Glenn Scott,..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Column

Glenn Scott Fought for Her Life, and Yours
A comrade in arms
"...But who could forget the vibrant and colorful wardrobe of the longtime labor activist and feminist, a founding member..."

Sept. 28, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Gay Place
Gay Place friends share their vices
"...vice – a little somethin' to take the edge off, a little chaos to get lost in. Gay Place..."

Jan. 6, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Villalba and the Incredible Nazi Disappearing Tweet
Texas Rep Tweets, then deletes, Nazi comparison
"...politics can get by implying that U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is a Nazi, then defending..."

Oct. 15, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Page Two: Variation on a Theme
Following the logical threads of a revolution
" speculative, whatever revolutionary movement you prefer, the one of your dearest held dreams, has won. This morning, the..."

July 24, 2009 Column by Louis Black

Our readers talk back.
"...happening here is a latter stage in the "evolution" of our homeowners association from developer-controlled to resident-controlled. The bylaws..."

March 7, 2003 Column

Our readers talk back.
" amendment that would have postponed the effective date of the three-county expansion. My motive had nothing to do..."

Feb. 28, 2003 Column

Our readers talk back.
"...with "Texans for Public Justice," to respond to certain of my statements...."

April 4, 2003 Column

Capitol Chronicle
Marty Akins for Governor, and few dozen others for statewide office
"...passed through town last week, bringing his extremely early Democratic gubernatorial campaign to a small East Austin church. The..."

July 6, 2001 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere.
"...Quote of the Week"Texans have made a decision about marriage, and..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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