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Texas Has A Long, Persistent History Of Discriminatory Voting Laws
The state has a long history of policies barring minority voters in a large-scale conservative effort to limit Democratic votes.
Texas’ Anti-Choice Laws Were Actually Counterproductive For Conservatives, Forcing Women To Have Abortions Later
Anti-abortion regulations don’t even achieve conservatives’ goals, so basically, they’re shitty for everyone.
5 States With Abortion Laws Similar To The One SCOTUS Struck Down
Sadly and unsurprisingly, Texas is not alone in their backwards and restrictive abortion laws.
Here’s What The SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Means For Reproductive Rights
Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt is such a big deal because Texas is far from the only state to institute anti-abortion laws disguised as public health initiatives. …
Wendy Davis Is Ready To Put On Her Sneakers And Run Again
Way back on June 25, 2013, former Texas Senator Wendy Davis rocked our world by spending 11 hours on her feet in a filibuster to block a restrictive abortion bill…
A Grand Jury Declined To Indict Any Jail Employees In The Death Of Sandra Bland
After hearing eight hours of evidence in the case of Sandra Bland, a grand jury in Waller Count, Texas, has declined to indict any county jail employees in connection with her…
Watch Texas Man And His Dog Get Rescued From Flooded Truck After Hurricane Patricia
In the wake of Hurricane Patricia which ravaged the Souteastern US, flash floods and heavy weather pummeled Houston early today.
One happy story to come out of it…
Texas Mom Shocked By What Her Son’s Book Says About Slavery
The book suggests that slaves were basically just immigrant workers.
Clock-Making Student Ahmed Mohamed Invited To The White House By POTUS Himself
Man, Ahmed Mohamed sure is having a wild week. On Monday, the Texas ninth grader was interrogated and then arrested for building an electronic clock from scratch that his dumbfuck…
9th Grade Muslim Boy Arrested For Building A Clock That His Teacher Decided Might Be A Bomb
Meet Ahmed Mohamed, a ninth grader living in Irving, Texas. Ahmed loves playing around with electronics and on Monday, he managed to do something seriously cool: he built a clock…