Texas is Making Abortion Much Harder for Unauthorized Immigrants
Texas is Making Safe Abortions Harder to Attain for Undocumented Immigrants
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/31/2016 - 12:01

For those living in the United States illegally, the challenges are already palpable, and the new anti-choice Texas law HB 3994 is specifi


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Will a Proposed Bill End Special Immigration Benefits for Cubans?
Will a Proposed Bill End Special Immigration Benefits for Cubans?
By Cindy Casares | 03/30/2016 - 15:28

A bill that would end the so-called “wet-foot, dry foot” U.S. immigration policy for Cubans was filed in Congress last week. Rep.


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Abortions Down 14 Percent A Year After Texas Law Forced Clinic Closures
Safe Abortions Down 14 Percent After Texas Law Forced Clinic Closures
By Cindy Casares | 03/23/2016 - 11:48

Texas women had 8,977 fewer abortions in 2014 than they did in 2013, according to


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Texas Doctor Urges Women to ‘Sit Like Men’
Texas Doctor Urges Women to ‘Sit Like a Man’
By Cindy Casares | 03/17/2016 - 12:18

Dr.


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Latino Man Will Be Allowed Burial In "Whites Only" Cemetery After All
Latino Man Will Be Allowed Burial in "Whites Only" Cemetery After All
By Cristina Arreola | 03/08/2016 - 10:04

A Latino man has been allowed burial in a "whites only" cemetery following uproar about the owner's racist rules. 


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Queer, Latino, Texas State Rep. Candidate Campaigns On Grindr & Tinder
This Queer Latino is Campaigning for Texas State Representative on Grindr and Tinder
By Cindy Casares | 02/25/2016 - 10:54

Huey Rey Fischer is a 23-year-old, self-described queer Latino running for State Representative in the Texas Legislature, and he's scoring big this week for reaching out to voters on hookup apps


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Meet The Woman Who Hopes To Become The First Texas Latina In Congress
Meet the Woman Who Hopes to Become the First Latina From Texas in Congress
By Cristina Arreola | 02/24/2016 - 15:35

Dolly Elizondo has the chance to accomplish something incredible this year: if successful in her campaign, she will become the first Latina from Texas in Congress. 


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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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