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BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 5/22/16
On May 21, right-wing groups attempted to intimidate the Muslim community in Houston by holding an armed rally outside of the Islamic Daw'ah Center. The fifteen white supremacists displayed racist symbols, including the confederate flag, and chanted racist and anti-Muslim slurs. However, scores of people came out to fight back and confront the white supremacists’ message of hate and fear.
BY Ian Cox | Lufkin, TX | 4/21/16
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) in Lufkin organized a forum, April 20, to inform the community about the case of Palestinian activist, Rasmea Odeh. Odeh is a 69-year-old Palestinian American activist who was brutalized and tortured by the Israeli government and is now being targeted by the U.S. because of her activism.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 3/28/16
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) are organizing events in solidarity with Rasmea Odeh this week at University of Houston.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 3/06/16
The Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO) held a forum in Houston, March 5, to inform the community about socialism and why we need a socialist revolution.
BY staff | Arlington, TX | 3/03/16
Progressive Student Union had their second Donald Trump Piñata Bash, March 1, at the University of Texas at Arlington for Super Tuesday, the day when the primaries for a majority of the South, including Texas, took place.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Hempstead, TX | 1/06/16
Twenty-five activists protested outside the grand jury at the Waller County Courthouse on January 6. The grand jury met to determine whether or not to indict Texas Trooper Brian Encinia for the unlawful arrest of Sandra Bland.
BY staff | Dallas, TX | 11/27/15
About 40 protesters gathered at the Grassy Knoll near downtown here, Nov. 21, to call out Texas Governor Greg Abbott's anti-refugee statements.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 9/12/15
Activists organized a number of activities to show solidarity with Rasmea Odeh, the unjustly convicted Palestinian activist.
BY staff | Dallas, TX | 7/23/15
About 60 people gathered at Belo Park here, July 22, to remember Sandra Bland, the young African American woman who died in police custody in Waller County, Texas, and to demand justice for her.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 4/30/15
The Republican Party in Texas is intensifying its campaign against Chicano and Mexicano people by pushing for new repressive laws in the Texas legislature. Texas Governor Greg Abbott and his henchmen are seeking the support of the Greater Houston Partnership, an organization of liberal business leaders.
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