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City's Racism Task Force Unveils Report
Group focuses on five issues to combat institutional racism
"...review, the city’s relatively new Task Force on Institutional Racism and Systemic Inequities released its anticipated report concerning how..."

April 4, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

TP&W’s Smith: No Racism Here
Parks & Wildlife director dodges 'Chronicle' article's allegations
"...has issued an indirect response to charges of institutional racism made by some TP&W staff in Patricia Ruland’s Aug...."

Aug. 21, 2012 News Post by Michael King

TP&W Responds to Racism Allegations
Department director was 'deeply disturbed by the explosive ... allegations'
"...reported by the Chronicle last month ("Parks, Wildlife, and Racism," Aug. 10). Wardens have alleged longstanding, institutional discrimination against..."

Sept. 7, 2012 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

TP&W's Smith: No Racism Here
TP&W Executive Director to bring up recent article in town hall meeting
"...has issued an indirect response to charges of institutional racism made by some TP&W staff in Patricia Ruland's Aug...."

Aug. 24, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Mayor Forms Racism Task Force
With Austin's long history of systemic racism, why did it take this long?
"...of a task force to address the city's institutionalized racism, some colleagues took it personally: "Who are you going..."

Nov. 25, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Stand Up Against Racism
"...abuse than they are getting from this upsurge in racism. Curiously absent (not for lack of prior knowledge) were..."

Oct. 6, 2005 Postmarks

Racism Report Released
Group focuses on five issues to combat institutional racism
"...recommendations for each issue can be found online ("City's Racism Task Force Unveils Report," April 4). The 70-page report..."

April 7, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Parks, Wildlife, and Racism
Wardens recount longstanding, institutional discrimination against African-Americans at TP&W
"...many years, as well as to more direct, personal racism endured by African-American personnel – racism either ignored or..."

Aug. 10, 2012 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Mistaken Impression That U.S. Racism Problem Is Fixed
"...impression that by electing Obama, we have somehow "fixed" racism in the U.S. Such a belief is dangerous not..."

Dec. 1, 2008 Postmarks

Public Notice: Tool of Racism?
CodeNEXT fears aired; hopes expressed
"...led with the headline, "CodeNEXT derided as tool of racism" by the mayor's own Task Force on Insti­tu­tional Racism...."

Feb. 24, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

UT’s Response to Racism Tepid
Daily Texan story prompts response from Fenves
"...non-member students” (though SAE has made national news for racism in the past). The statement noted, “Chapter officers worked..."

March 30, 2016 News Post by Mac McCann

Unfortunately, There Is Nothing Simple About Racism
"...was one of the most thoughtful pieces about race, racism, and civil rights that I've read in many years...."

Feb. 1, 2008 Postmarks

Chock-Full o' Racism
"...looked at it? The damn thing is chock-full o' racism and bullshit libertarian dogma – in the most recent..."

June 7, 2017 Postmarks

Point Austin: Racism and Heroism
Reflecting on the Charleston massacre

June 26, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Review Reflects Social Construction of Today's Racism
"...the carousel." This is what the social construction of racism today looks like – distinguishing between groups and identifying..."

Sept. 30, 2013 Postmarks

It's Not Racism When the People Are Jerks
"...until the Texas Relays, and we are hearing about racism already. The public urination and fights are real, the..."

Nov. 24, 2009 Postmarks

Racism Alleged at TCEQ
Lawsuit filed by two former Texas Commission on Environmental Quality employees accuses agency of racial discrimination, contends agency denied them promotion because they are black.
"...injunction against TCEQ. "This is a classic case of racism in the workplace, in which a supervisor's blatant racist..."

May 18, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Anti-Immigration Letter Offered Phony Statistics Based on Racism Rather Than Sources
"...Moreover, the writer seems offended by the belief that racism might be coloring their views. Frankly, I'm offended that..."

June 26, 2006 Postmarks

Baked Cookies and Racism at UT
Young Conservatives get national headlines, local contempt

Oct. 27, 2016 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The GOP's Racism Problem
Defeated railroad commissioner points out the elephant in the room

March 3, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Stay Vigilant Against Racism

May 5, 2009 Postmarks

McDonald Uses Dr. King to Justify His Intolerance and Racism

Jan. 21, 2008 Postmarks

State Enviro Agency Accused of Racism
Three longtime African-American employees of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality go public with charges that they were denied opportunities for advancement and systematically blocked from salary increases

Feb. 10, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Written in Stone
History of racism lives on in UT monuments
"...Davis statue's removal, UT is confronting its legacy of racism, immortalized in those monuments...."

May 29, 2015 News Feature by Mac McCann

Babylon
Four decades later, this gritty and earnest recounting of black British life keeps all its power
"...powerful as ever, speaks to the disgusting resilience of racism. That common cause is shown most pointedly when Blue's..."

April 5, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

In the Name of Innovation
Council considers institutional racism, a suitor for Brackenridge Hospital
"...final report of the Mayor's Task Force on Institutional Racism and System­ic Inequi­ties (Item 29). Released Tuesday, and the..."

April 7, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Point Austin: Race Matters
The Mayor’s Task Force on racism provides a lengthy to-do list
"...the report of the Mayor's Task Force on Institutional Racism and Systemic Inequities – or perhaps the other 49..."

April 7, 2017 News Column by Michael King

The Hateful Eight
Tarantino's latest opus screens in 70mm this week at two Austin venues
"...Tarantino’s message has always been crystal clear, if blood-spattered: Racism, any racism, is wrong, then and now. That enlightened..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Art Should Be Brave...
James Earl Jones on Apartheid, Racism, and Hollywood
"...can't be encumbered by insanity. And it is insanity, racism. You cannot let it stop you. And when something..."

Jan. 19, 1996 Screens Feature

White Dog
With typically blunt, disturbing, combative, unconventional storytelling, Fuller tackles the disease of bigotry with this story about a racist dog.
"...Sam Fuller in White Dog tackled the disease of racism. Fuller makes movies without rule books, movies lacking naturalism..."

July 10, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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