Emily Mathis

Latest Stories

  • 10 months ago | Longform

    If you've stumbled on the nightly news or a daily paper of late, you've heard of the Surge: the wave of Central American children who are arriving, often alone, at the Texas border, and walking right into the arms of Border Patrol agents. To follo...

  • 10 months ago | Transportation

    For decades, the passenger railway system in the United States has been in decline. But dreams of a high-speed railway across Texas have persisted, and with a rapidly increasing population and accompanying traffic woes, it's becoming increasingly ...