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Texas GOP is tracking down and arresting Civil Rights Activists on Trumped up Charges

Texas GOP is tracking down and arresting Civil Rights Activists on Trumped up Charges

Texas put hundreds of hours into finding and arresting police brutality protesters. Lawyers call it a “witch hunt.” By Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune Aug. 21, 2020 * Editor’s note: This story contains explicit language. Nearly a month after Keegan Godsey attended an unruly protest against police brutality at the Texas Capitol in May, state […]

Texas speaker Joe Straus: “I’m Disgusted” no more Bathroom Bills

Texas speaker Joe Straus: “I’m Disgusted” no more Bathroom Bills

Texas House Speaker Joe Straus told Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick “I’m disgusted by all this” in response to Patrick’s demand for his support of a bathroom bill. “I’m not a lawyer, but I am a Texan,” Straus said. Tell the lieutenant governor I don’t want the suicide of a single Texan on my hands.” Speaker […]