MCALLEN, RGV - Jennifer Bryson Clark, the founder of the long-running annual Human Trafficking Symposium at South Texas College, said she wasn't surprised to hear about the migrant tractor-trailer tragedy in San Antonio last week. In an email to the...
HARLINGEN, RGV – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton did not directly mention suing the federal government over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program on a visit to the Rio Grande Valley on Thursday. However, he did mention the...
Sandra Mendoza (her name has been changed for her protection), is 50 years old, but she still has chilling memories of her first months in the US. That was over three decades ago, when she was only 18. Her point of...
In mid-May, just before the end of the school year, a mother drove to a local grammar school to pick up her three children. As she was parking her truck, a Brownsville police officer, apparently doing traffic duty, asked her...
Last month, Gov. Greg Abbott took the time to write a column for the San Antonio Express-News. In it, he suggested that misunderstandings about SB 4 were being used as pretexts for “fear mongering.” More recently, an ugly confrontation between...
By the end of the 85th Legislative Session, the so-called "sanctuary cities" bill had regrettably escalated into a "show me your papers" bill. Senate Bill 4 is an emotionally divisive issue and threatens to disrupt the lives of all our...
Since being signed into law by Governor Abbott last month, communities across the state have risen up in protests, community meetings, and rallies to decry SB4 for what it is — a racist law designed to target millions of...
McALLEN, RGV - Live on Facebook, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday signed Senate Bill 4, retitled the "Show Me Your Papers" legislation by critics, into law. Abbott said the bill will ban "sanctuary cities" in the state of Texas...
SAN JUAN, RGV - La Unión del Pueblo Entero says its “know your rights” sessions are going to be more important than ever now the Texas Senate has passed SB 4. The Senate on Wednesday adopted House amendments to the...
Markets are among mankind’s most powerful inventions. Although they have existed in some form for several millennia, it is only in the past few centuries that we have used them to organize entire economic systems. Once we turned them loose,...

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