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Luv Doc Recommends: Texas Freedom Network's 15th Anniversary Celebration
Bullock Texas State History Museum, Thursday, October 7, 2010
"...there are sensible, hardworking people like the folks at Texas Freedom Network who make it their daily mission to..."

Oct. 8, 2010 Column by The Luv Doc

Activated: Texas Freedom Network vs. Liberty Institute
The education of polar opposites
"...motivate citizens. The two most prominent have been the Texas Freedom Network (which "advances a mainstream agenda of religious..."

Sept. 17, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Luv Doc Recommends: Texas Freedom Network’s 11th Anniversary Celebration
Austin Music Hall, Saturday, September 30, 2006
"...at home. One group doing just that is the Texas Freedom Network, an Austin-based grassroots organization that advances “a..."

Sept. 29, 2006 Column by The Luv Doc

Luv Doc Recommends: Texas Freedom Network's 10 Years for Texas Gala
Palmer Events Center, Saturday, October 1, 2005
"...falls well short of the mark, especially here in Texas where government is a veritable font of stupidity. We..."

Sept. 30, 2005 Column by The Luv Doc

Texas Freedom Network Report
"...Download a pdf of the Texas Freedom Network report on sex education in Texas...."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature

Luv Doc Recommends: Texas Freedom Network's 13th Annual Celebration
La Zona Rosa, Saturday, October 4, 2008
"...and fucking through holes in blankets. Thankfully, here in Texas, we have the Texas Freedom Network, a watchdog organization..."

Oct. 3, 2008 Column by The Luv Doc

Texas Faith and Freedom
Samantha Smoot recounts her work with the Texas Freedom Network
"...Samantha Smoot, executive director of the Texas Freedom Network since 1998, recently announced her resignation, effective..."

Oct. 15, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Right Wing Texas State Board of Education Braces Looks to the Left
Central Texas voters can help transform deep-red education panel
"...The Texas State Board of Education, a perennial hotbed of right-wing..."

Feb. 21, 2020 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Right Wing Texas State Board of Education Looks to the Left
Central Texas voters can help transform deep-red education panel
"...The Texas State Board of Education, a perennial hotbed of right-wing..."

Feb. 18, 2020 News Post by Mary Tuma

CEO Chuck Smith Leaves Equality Texas
Samantha Smoot tapped for interim executive director position
"...Equality Texas, a statewide political advocacy organization for LGBTQ rights, announced..."

Dec. 17, 2018 News Post by Beth Sullivan

Reading the Right Things in Texas
New state reading standards may include mandatory set texts
"...proposed new English/language arts and reading curriculum standards. The Texas Freedom Network is furious because they fear that this..."

March 26, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Fiction Science
The State Board of Education does its part to fantasize biology
"...But here's a bit of nonfiction: The Texas State Board of Education has just those two things...."

July 25, 2008 News Feature by Andrea Grimes

No Sex, Please, We're Texas
Progressive coalition challenges abstinence-only health textbooks
"...groups says. The Protect Our Kids Campaign includes the Texas Freedom Network, which has taken the progressive side's lead..."

July 9, 2004 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

SBOE Approves an Evolution in Texas Textbooks
Over loud objections, the State Board of Education voted to approve high school biology textbooks discussing evolution.
"...11 of the high school biology textbooks recommended by Texas Education Agency staff, following professional and public review. After..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Whether to Laugh or Cry: Sex Ed in Texas
A new report takes an unprecedented look at the state of sex ed in Texas public schools
"...the WAIT Training abstinence-only sex-education curriculum – and in Texas, that's the curriculum taught in 53 public school districts...."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Most Texas Voters Favor State-Funded Family Planning
And disapprove of 2011 fam-plan budget cuts
"...the conclusions reached by two pollsters hired by the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund to do research into Texans'..."

Feb. 22, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

TFN Report: Texas Scientists Support Evolution
Scientists overwhelmingly reject "creation science" and "intelligent design"
"...to adopt new curriculum standards for science education in Texas' public schools. In preparation for this debate, the Texas..."

Nov. 21, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Will Texas Sex Ed Come of Age?
After 23 years, the State Board of Education might be ready to make some changes
"...seem to happen too fast, there's a chance that Texas students may finally receive more comprehensive sex education come..."

July 3, 2020 News Feature by Beth Sullivan

Jesus, Take the Wheel: Texas Education Is a Mess of Biblical Proportions
Texas education is a mess of biblical proportions
"...public school districts and three charter school districts in Texas...."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Texas Reproductive Health Advocates Lay Out Legislative Agenda
“Trust. Respect. Access.” campaign combines progressive forces
"...–supported by a coalition of groups including NARAL Pro-Choice Texas, Whole Woman’s Health, Planned Parenthood Texas Votes, the ACLU..."

March 6, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Majority of Texas Voters Favor State-Funded Family Planning
And disapprove of 2011 fam-plan budget cuts
"...the conclusions reached by two pollsters hired by the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund to conduct research into Texans'..."

Feb. 19, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas Book Festival 2019: The Full Lineup
Malcolm Gladwell, Sonia Sotomayor, John Grisham, and 300 more
"...and John Hodgman will all be at the 2019 Texas Book Festival, along with over 300 other authors, all..."

Aug. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Trump Administration Validates Texas' Anti-Choice Policies
State rewarded for booting Planned Parenthood from Medicaid program
"...When anti-choice Texas officials decided they’d rather see 50,000 low-income women scramble..."

Jan. 22, 2020 News Post by Mary Tuma

Temporary Freedom for Anthony Graves?
Judge recommends Texas death row inmate Anthony Graves be released while awaiting retrial
"...Magistrate Judge John Froeschner recommended on Oct. 4 that Texas death row inmate Anthony Graves be released on $50,000..."

Oct. 13, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Deep Divisions in Texas' Powerful Anti-Choice Movement
Battle reflects Lege’s growing extremism
"...bury or cremate fetal remains after abortion – the Texas Catholic Conference of Bish­ops attended the hearings, eagerly offering..."

April 6, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Federal Judge Chooses Religious Freedom Over Trans Health Care Rights
Obama's mandate would have provided more health care options to the trans community
"...1. O'Connor sided with the plaintiffs – led by Texas and backed by seven other states, as well as..."

Jan. 6, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Beto O'Rourke's Long, Hot Road to the Texas Primary
We report from the 2020 Democratic campaign trail on whether all the blue, sweat, and beers are worth it
"...trucks from the highway department block the streets around Texas Southern University and seal off Debate Land, an alien..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Weird Bands From Texas
"...the Eighties and early Nineties at a forever tenuous network of mostly dingy, fly-by-night clubs that would eventually coalesce..."

Nov. 20, 1998 Music Feature by Greg Beets

50 Watts of Freedom
"...During a June 2001 Texas LPFM license application period, nine applications were filed for..."

Sept. 27, 2002 News Feature by Chris Womack

Deep in the Heart of Texas Political Scandals
Crimes, carousing, and contravention from the Capitol grounds
"...are even willing to get caught riding around North Texas with three prostitutes in their whip. Rounding out the..."

Jan. 6, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

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