Rumblings From South Texas: An Attempt To Keep Corporate’s Toxic Breeze At Bay

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There a common belief that Latinos only get aroused over racially-charged issues such as discrimination, police abuse, and immigration. And that only white, tree hugging, middle class homeowners and urban conservationists scream about global warming, toxic dump sites, environmental pollution, and power plants in their backyard. This is a huge myth! In their attempt to […]

Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Round-Up: 12/13/2010

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The Texas Progressive Alliance is stocking up on figgy pudding as it brings you this week’s blog roundup. Off the Kuff covered a shoddy attempt by new Harris County Tax Assessor Don Sumners to disallow voter registration efforts at naturalization ceremonies. Letters From Texas projected out the grim possibilities for state representative Aaron Peña as […]

Early Voting And Some Notes

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As some of you my readers have noticed, this site has been down for a few months. I am still redoing the site, while re-evaluating the mission of this blog. Early voting began yesterday. If you have already decided who you will be voting for please use this opportunity to vote early. I believe early […]

Rules For Candidate Endorsement

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As we are less than a hundred days until the November elections, I decided to come up with a new blog policy. I have decided I want my endorsement to mean something, rather than just endorsing any old Democrat. As a leader in the Latino/a community and as a blogger, this blog serves as a […]

San Antonio Lawmakers Abandon Constituents For Easy Telco Money

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Many of us cannot escape logging onto the Internet daily either paying bills, learning about the news, interacting with friends on social networking sites, or just checking e-mail. But what if you find yourself having problems accessing the certain website because the gatekeepers of the Internet are discriminating between favored and disfavored uses of the […]

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