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Greg Casar Joins Unionizing Starbucks Workers
Casar visited the third Starbucks location in Texas to join nationwide unionization effort
"...and a number of local officials visited the campus-area Starbucks on W. 24th Street – the third location in..."

April 1, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Starbucks Won't Distribute Free Local Papers. How Would That Make More Money for Seattle?
"...Dear Editor, Today I walked into my local Starbucks (first time ever) and asked the counter clerk if..."

Feb. 2, 2004 Postmarks

Starbucks County
"...Perhaps in line with a Starbucks policy prohibiting free publications in its coffeehouse locations, Travis..."

March 8, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Local flavor triumphs -- maybe -- in the airport concession battle.
"...on her efforts to sublease the slot to a Starbucks Coffee franchise...."

Nov. 28, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

What Would Jesus Buy?
The good Reverend Billy is on an agitprop mission to convince his fellow Americans that our heedless consumerism will be their spiritual undoing.
"...the cathedrals of our new American religion – the Starbucks, the Wal-Marts, the Disneylands – in an effort to..."

Dec. 7, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Shrek 2
Shrek reloaded: DreamWorks discovers that it's easy being green.
"...yourself") and manage to take potshots at everything from Starbucks to Hollywood (which is nicely caricatured here by the..."

May 21, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tim League Stepping Down as Drafthouse CEO
Founder now executive chairman, replaced by former Disney exec
"...and Shelli Taylor – a former executive at Disney, Starbucks, and United Planet Fitness Partners – becomes the new..."

April 30, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Quote of the week: "You, my hyphenated friend, are an ambassador of evil."
" too fast to recognize any signs that aren't Starbucks, Office Max, or Blockbuster. If any of you have..."

March 17, 2000 Column

We are wrong, wrong, wrong. So is golf.
" know that a "frappucino" is only served at Starbucks...."

March 10, 2000 Column

Our readers talk back.
" know that a "frappucino" is only served at Starbucks...."

March 3, 2000 Column

The Starbucks Showdown continues; and readers voice their opinions on last week's Best of Austin issue.
"...have run an "ad" with your "proud" announcement that Starbucks will no longer make the Chronicle available. You fail..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Column

The Hightower Report
Starbucks' Identity Crisis; and Right-Wing Loopiness
"...Starbucks' Identity Crisis..."

Aug. 28, 2009 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hot Spot
How Richard MacKinnon and the Wireless City Project are making Austin the center of the tech universe – again
"...for it is a Very Bad Thing – as Starbucks will ask you to do when you try to..."

June 11, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Starbucks vs. the Chronicle: Who's zoomin' who?
"...Shamed by Starbucks..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Column

The Hightower Report
Joeseph Lieberman's corporate contributors, guacamole factories in Mexico, Starbucks bans local newspapers, pesticides in schools.
"...Starbucks' Censorship "Synergy" is corporate-speak that means one corporation scratching..."

Sept. 15, 2000 News Column

The Hightower Report
Support our indie coffee houses; and join the fight against library budget cuts
"...stop impounding our library money. Call 866/4LIBRARY.LOCATING CORPORATE-FREE COFFEE Starbucks, the global giant of the caffeine-slinging world, set out..."

Sept. 9, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Rev. Billy & the Church of Stop Shopping
The Rev. Billy & the Church of Stop Shopping take on Starbucks.
"...Starbucks at Sixth and Congress was an exciting place to..."

March 10, 2007 SXSW Post by Darcie Stevens

The Ruta Java
Where to Go for a Cup of Joe
" "black" (actually a rusty brown). In fact, until Starbucks educated the masses, gourmet coffee for most meant those..."

March 14, 1997 Food Feature by Rebecca Chastenet dé Gery

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
Austin's chain store vs. local business battle is economic and political.
"...of those petty gestures -- the fight over a Starbucks at the airport -- neatly highlights City Hall's Weirdness..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

No More Apologies
"...Steve, my business partner and I head down to Starbucks for our weekend treat. Mine is basic. A chocolate..."

May 22, 1998 Column

Comedian Danny Palumbo's Hot Take on Gas Station Coffee
Lattes are not the way to this caffeine junkie's heart
" first latte – at 9 o'clock at a Starbucks...."

Oct. 20, 2017 Food Feature by Danny Palumbo

Up Too Early
Google Streetview fashion critique from West 38th Street
"...caffeine haze from some poor, nursing mother at the Starbucks. If it’s the latter, at least she’s got plenty..."

July 31, 2012 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

Page Two
There'll be no hoolpa over our 19th anniversary.
" be distributed at around 1,500 locations. (But not Starbucks; see our ad on page 11.) There are 160..."

Sept. 1, 2000 Column by Louis Black

Conceding to Concessions
Airport Eateries Surprise the Discerning Palate
"...passengers is the savory additions of Taco Bell and Starbucks Coffee to the airport food menu. Host-Marriott operates each..."

Nov. 24, 1995 Food Feature

Unionization: Everyone’s Doing It
Sept. 30: More than 70% of nurses at Ascension Seton Medical Center in Central Austin, part of Texas’ largest private hospital network, vote to form a union.
"...Austin, with multiple organizing successes to its credit. Local Starbucks stores unionized in March, setting off a wave of..."

Dec. 16, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...Starbucks Unions Steam Ahead: Starbucks Workers United announced Monday, March..."

March 25, 2022 News Feature

The Luv Doc: Adult-Type Things
It's fine to socialize your kids, but not at the expense of other adults who had no part in their conception
"...illegal than binge drinking. More illegal than downing a Starbucks nitro cold brew and trying to help a seventh-grader..."

Jan. 10, 2020 Column by The Luv Doc

"...Starbucks Is Coming: For the past 20 years, Austin's airport..."

Dec. 13, 2019 News Feature

Boycott the Pumpkin Spice Latte With Alternative Spices
Five types of non-pumpkin autumnal beverages around town
" could be surmised that the spices used in Starbucks' mystery syrup are the spices found in a standard..."

Sept. 27, 2019 Food Feature by Lina Fisher

SXSW Taps ConsenSys Founder Joseph Lubin for 2019 Keynote
Blockchain & Cryptocurrency track programming comes into focus
"...& Politics track), Wyclef Jean (Music Industry & Culture), Starbucks chairman emeritus Howard Schultz (Social & Global Impact), and..."

Oct. 9, 2018 SXSW Post by Bonny Chu

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