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Rise Above
SST Records' Greg Ginn jams econo in Taylor, Texas
"...independence, responsible for seminal works by Hüsker Dü, Sonic Youth, and the Dicks...."

Aug. 21, 2009 Music Feature by Austin Powell

DVDanger: Youth Gone Wild
Pre-millenial teen angst, both period and retro, melds with noir
"...plot: Things aren't what they seem." That's how small-town Texas high school graduate Sue sets up the dusty gloom..."

Jan. 17, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Anti-Choice Legislation Continues to Damage Health Care and Undermine Local Control
As GOP postures with SB 22, women’s health care pays the price
"...year, that access is in jeopardy thanks to the Texas Legislature. Senate Bill 22 by anti-choice stalwart Sen. Donna..."

May 17, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Texas Platters
"...THE TEXAS PHILISTINES..."

May 23, 1997 Music Review

Gay Place
Bats and balls in play at the Gay Softball World Series
"...Like a Texas rainstorm, when it rains it f*ckin' pours. There's not..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Austin First Fair Chance City in the South
Ban the box ordinance passes Council
"...than their worst choice.” Kandace Vallejo, executive director of Youth Rise Texas, an organization that works with teenagers who..."

March 25, 2016 News Post by Amy Kamp

Social Justice Advocates Call for Big Moves to Ease the Blow of Coronavirus
The most at risk
"...poses to the 2,000 people locked up in Central Texas. Garza wrote "locked down facilities like jails have incredibly..."

March 20, 2020 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Notes on Kamp: Why You Should Care About Fight for $15
It doesn't matter what income bracket you're in – the living wage issue impacts everyone
"...question my own skepticism about change happening here in Texas. However, I'll be shocked if a statewide minimum wage..."

April 15, 2016 News Column by Amy Kamp

Advocates Call on City, County to Protect Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 Outbreak
Education, health, housing, justice addressed by list of demands
"...our city’s livelihood is sustained,” said Kandace Vallejo with Youth Rise Texas...."

March 16, 2020 News Post by Mary Tuma

News Roundup: Buehler, Bikes, & Uber
Uber hates City Council; bicyclists love it
"...the immigrant community, among them representatives from Grassroots Leadership, Youth Rise Texas, and Workers Defense Project. Next, local elected..."

Nov. 16, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Nowhere to Go
The struggles of homeless teenagers and young adults often go overlooked in Austin
"...at 17 years old. She was heading to Lubbock, Texas, where she had a few distant relatives, but ended..."

Nov. 6, 2015 News Feature by Makeda Easter

Little Athletes, Big Dreams
Austin's youth sports boom is young athletes, big competition – and big money
"...core of the booming American social universe known as youth sports.The Big Picture..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature by Bill Crawford

Ready Not to Fall
Rise Against guitarist Zach Blair talks success and Straight Edge
"...Music Hall this Tuesday as guitarist for political punks Rise Against. Quite a career change. "It's very easy to..."

Jan. 15, 2012 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

AIDS Walk Austin 2017
Celebrating and advocating 30 years of progress and beyond
"...largest and oldest organization of its kind in Central Texas...."

Oct. 24, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

SXSW Film Releases Full Feature Lineup
Slate includes everyone from Wes Anderson to the Zellners
"...To live in Texas is to take "hometown heroes" to a whole new..."

Jan. 30, 2014 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Meet the New Neighbors
A fugitive sect of Mormon polygamists is building a home – and an end-time temple – in the West Texas town of Eldorado
"...The town of Eldorado, Texas, seat of Schleicher County, flanks State Highway 277, approximately..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Confessions of a Cowboy
Working a cattle drive in Texas in the 1870s probably wasn't like what you imagine; ask Frank Harris -- he was there and he knows.
"...one can explain why three novels set in 19th-century Texas -- The Gates of the Alamo by Stephen Harrigan,..."

May 26, 2000 Books Feature by James C. Simmons

Carrying the Burden
During Gov. Bush's campaign for his party's presidential nomination last fall, reporters asked the candidate to comment on a federal government report asserting that many Texans, including large numbers of children, were going to bed hungry. "I saw the report that children in Texas are going hungry. Where?" he demanded, going on to say, "You'd think the governor would have heard if there are pockets of hunger in Texas." Indeed, you would, especially if one of those pockets is just a few miles from his front door, Virginia B. Wood explains as she explores the very pockets of hunger in Austin Bush has difficulty fathoming.
"...10 miles due east of the official residence of Texas governor and Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush, who..."

April 28, 2000 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Shades of Gray
In Texas Prisons, It's Hard to Tell Who Your Enemies Are
"...witnesses to his murder, the first murder of a Texas prison guard by an inmate since 1985, were inmates...."

April 28, 2000 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

The AggreGAYtor: February 20
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...battles, and John Carona loses respect. Today's AggreGAYtor will rise again...."

Feb. 20, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

From Austin to Neptune
Veronica Mars creator Rob Thomas on the rise of his career-making cult favorite
"...to a good cause, Austin Voices for Education and Youth (www.austinvoices.org). Its mission includes creating forums for high school..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Pride of the Yankees?
Evan Smith translates a New York pedigree into the editorship of Texas Monthly.
"..."I'm not sure that Texas Monthly is all that interesting a story," says Paul..."

July 20, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Foreword
Previewing the 2006 Texas Book Festival
"...Honoring Louis Sachar and Texas Monthly..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Elizabeth Crook’s The Which Way Tree
Chasing revenge on the Texas frontier in this remarkable new novel from the author of Monday, Monday
"..."panther" in the parlance of the book's Civil War-era Texas setting – may not have the size of Moby-Dick,..."

March 9, 2018 Books Review by Robert Faires

Sundance Announces Competition Slate
Austinite Jeff Nichols will compete in Park City
"...Narrative and Documentary Competition – with a couple of Texas names in the batch...."

Dec. 1, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Review: Berlin
At last complete, Jason Lutes' graphic novel is a masterpiece
"...the 18-year history of creating this masterwork. And the Texas Book Festival has wisely invited Lutes to do just..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Arts Post by Jesse Sublett

Signed Sealed Delivered
"...love the 57-year-old musician has spread worldwide since his youth at Motown Records – for whom he still records..."

Dec. 5, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Winter Classic
South by Southwest 1998
"...and perhaps that's an apt comparison, since Fisher's songs rise from a deep well of emotional pain and insecurity,..."

March 27, 1998 Music Feature

TikTok Talents, Metal Gods and Comedy Provocateurs Added as SXSW Keynotes and Speakers
With a week to go, the fest expands its speaker and podcast list
"...• Former Congressman and candidate for Texas Governor Beto O'Rourke in conversation with The Texas Tribune..."

March 1, 2022 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...released new redistricting maps for the southwest quadrant of Texas on Friday to remedy violations of the Voting Rights..."

Aug. 11, 2006 News Feature

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