Forget The Alamo! Remember The Slaughter Of Texas Mexicans By Their Own Government
The Current Impact of Texas Rangers Killing Mexicans 100 Years Ago
By Cindy Casares | 02/08/2016 - 11:14

Last week, I wrote about a new exhibit at the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin that signals the sta


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Texas Acknowledges Rangers Killed Hundreds of Latinos During Early 20th Century
Texas Finally Acknowledges Rangers Killed Hundreds of Latinos
By Cindy Casares | 02/03/2016 - 13:49

A new exhibit in Austin, Texas examines a little-known chapter in the state's history, a time when Texas Rangers and white, civilian


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University of Texas at Austin Looks To Expand Programming In Mexico
University of Texas at Austin Looks To Expand Programming In Mexico
By Cindy Casares | 01/27/2016 - 11:35

While Texas politicians call for the federal government to “


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Immigrant Families Christmas Carol Outside Texas Governor’s Mansion
Why These Immigrant Families Are Caroling Outside the Texas Governor’s Mansion
By Cindy Casares | 12/18/2015 - 10:38

This past Tuesday a group of immigrant families, who are members of the Workers Defense Project, gathered to sing Christmas carols outside the Texas G


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Study Shows Texas DPS Searches More Latinos With Less Results Than Whites
Study Shows Texas DPS Searches More Latinos With Less Results Than Whites
By Cindy Casares | 12/10/2015 - 07:57

DWL, Driving While Latino, is definitely a thing.


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Texas DPS Troopers Misreported Latino Traffic Offenders As White For Years
Texas Misreports Latino Traffic Offenders as White, Impacting Racial Profiling Record
By Cindy Casares | 11/25/2015 - 09:09

In response to a study that found many Texas Department of Public Safety troopers incorrectly reported thousands of Hispanic drivers


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High Speed Rail From San Antonio to Monterrey, Mexico In the News, Again
Is a High-Speed Rail Line from San Antonio to Mexico in the Works?
By Cindy Casares | 11/13/2015 - 15:33

Once every decade or so, Texas officials make promises that a high-speed rail line from San Antonio to Monterrey,


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Women in Texas Immigration Detention Center Go On Hunger Strike
Women in Texas Immigration Detention Center Go On Hunger Strike
By Raquel Reichard | 11/12/2015 - 09:52

Nearly 100 women in a Texas immigration detention cent


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Is San Antonio Haunted Or Just Full of Latinos Who Tell Ghost Stories?
Is San Antonio Haunted Or Just Full of Latinos Who Tell Ghost Stories?
By Cindy Casares | 10/29/2015 - 10:48

Growing up in Texas, I always heard ghost stories coming out of San Antonio.


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‘Invisible In Austin’ Looks At Being Poor In One Of America’s Hippest Cities
‘Invisible In Austin’ Looks at Being Poor in One of America’s Hippest Cities
By Cindy Casares | 10/22/2015 - 17:32

A new book from a group of social researchers at the University of Texas at Austin examines the personal stories of so-called invisible members of Austin. Invisible In Austin is described on its website as “an examination of the lived experiences of social suffering in Austin, Texas—a thriving, rapidly-growing, highly unequal, and segregated technopolis.


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