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Houston Prop 1 FAIL
In the wake of HERO's overturn, Houston's vulnerable left vulnerable
"...Patrick on the overturning of Proposition 1, Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) last night, "our mothers and our wives,..."

Nov. 4, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Andy Campbell

Friggin' Genius
SXSW Film announces feature film lineup
"...Austin, Texas – February 4, 2010 – The South by Southwest..."

Feb. 4, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

How People More Important Than You Are Voting
McCracken, Leffingwell list prominent prog, small biz supporters
"...hold dear,” McCracken said. “Issues like reproductive health, equal rights and economic opportunity for everybody, living wages, affordable housing..."

April 8, 2009 News Post by Wells Dunbar

District Eternity
As Ronnie Earle steps down, he looks back on his life's work
"...on charges of using illegal corporate donations to underwrite Texas legislative campaigns, was that it made it finally impossible..."

April 11, 2008 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
"...the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. sent to fellow civil rights leader César Chávez Headlines..."

July 27, 2007 News Feature

After the Storm
Austin's Louisiana exiles remain suspended between before and after
"...their old lives in New Orleans. According to the Texas Low Income Housing Information Service, an Austin-based research and..."

Aug. 25, 2006 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

Page Two
Despite the Supreme Court's recent decision, affirmative action is alive and well -- for the dominating elite.
"...is usually a privilege, rarely a right (currently in Texas, if you're in the top 10% of your high..."

June 27, 2003 Column by Louis Black

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Initiative for Texas..."

May 31, 2002 Column

Naked City
"...the private sector manage the long-delayed, $1.5 billion highway project. Now, the bad news: The Georgetown-to-Seguin toll road will..."

April 12, 2002 News Feature

Naked City
"...higher than what federal standards deem safe for workers, Texas Department of Health officials report...."

Dec. 28, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...we know where our students are? Far too many Texas teens are taking permanent vacations from school, public interest..."

March 19, 1999 News Feature

Naked City
Off The Desk:
"...The Texas Abortion & Reproductive Rights Action League (TARAL) hosts a..."

Sept. 25, 1998 News Feature

Author by Author
Notable Folks in Their Own Write
"...want learned discourse? Try this bit from one of Texas' greatest statesmen, Sam Houston, characterizing an opponent in his..."

May 1, 1998 Books Feature

County Names Its First Chief Public Defender
Commissioners Court appoints University of Virginia Law School lecturer Adeola Ogunkeyede to lead office
"...as legal director of the Legal Aid Justice Center's Civil Rights and Racial Jus­tice Program. In accepting her new..."

Feb. 14, 2020 News Feature by Michael King

Rodney Reed Loses Latest Appeals
Longtime death row inmate will challenge the court's ruling
"...Rodney Reed's legal battle will continue following the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals' decision to deny the death..."

July 5, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

A Process for the Indigent
No more “locked up for being poor”?
"...Mary Schmid Mergler of the Criminal Justice Project at Texas Appleseed hopes the new language helps shift..."

Nov. 17, 2017 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Progress and Justice With the San Antonio Four
Women hope to help the rest of the wrongfully convicted
"...The founding board member of the Innocence Project met the four women and their attorney Mike Ware..."

March 15, 2017 News Post by Sarah Marloff

A Closer Look at No Sit/No Lie
"...Last Tuesday, the Texas Fair Defense Project, the Civil Rights Clinic at the..."

Nov. 6, 2015 News Feature by Makeda Easter

Yes Yes: Sundance Announces 2014 Class
Austinites a-plenty in Competition and NEXT slates
"...featuring, we just learned*, a soundtrack by the Octopus Project. And David Gordon Green executive-produced fellow North Carolina School..."

Dec. 4, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Brandon's Tops & Bottoms
Gay Place bloggers weigh in with individual lists: 2012 from 10 to F1
"...have a pansexual legislator deep in the heart of Texas...."

Jan. 7, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, April 22-29
"...HEMAN SWEATT SYMPOSIUM ON CIVIL RIGHTS examines the 60 years since UT's integration. Thu.-Fri.,..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature

Film News
Wildfire Films launches in Austin, and Austin filmmakers land Independent Spirit noms in L.A.
"...is a biopic tentatively titled 16 Minutes about Latino civil rights advocate Gus Garcia (no relation to the former..."

Dec. 12, 2008 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Community Access
The groundbreaking Austin Past and Present archive projects means free museums, movies, music, and more all over town
"...a supervaluable find are the images of the 1964 civil rights read-in at the City Council, where Joan Baez..."

March 2, 2007 Screens Feature by Nora Ankrum

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...snacks, going beyond a statewide policy declared earlier by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Susan Combs. The Agriculture Dept.'s regulations limit..."

Aug. 22, 2003 News Feature

Some Justice in Tulia
An "anomaly" in Tulia bust?
"...the documents with her attorney, Jeff Blackburn, an Amarillo civil rights lawyer who founded the Tulia Legal Defense Project..."

April 19, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Double Take
Austin Scribe Lawrence Wright Tackles Noriega -- Twice
"...get the budget under 56 million he dropped the project," Wright explains, "so I figured the movie would never..."

March 10, 2000 Screens Feature by Cary L. Roberts

Postmarks
Benefits of Frankenfoods
"...on the Barton Springs watershed, not to mention grandfathered projects in other parts of the city. The gridlock, pollution,..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Column

Big Brotherly Love
City Council Continues Juvenile Curfew
"...sides, demanding either relief from juvenile crime, or the civil rights protection of the young. But last week, when..."

Aug. 28, 1998 News Column by Jenny Staff

Public Notice
"...public party. Plus, proceeds go to the Lesbian Gay Rights Lobby to fund their efforts to protect civil rights..."

May 16, 1997 Column by Kate X Messer

Playback: This Is Not Traditional
Tim Kerr and Jerry Hagins remain unconventional in Up Around the Sun, plus an update on World Class Capital Group
"...contend Up Around the Sun isn't a band. The project began in 2013 when Kerr asked Hagins, whom he..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

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