It's not often that Texas Governor Rick Perry has occasion to wax at length about his views on drug policy, but when you find yourself in Davos, Switzerland, on a World Economic Forum panel devoted to the "drug dilemma," there isn't much else to talk about. This morning's discussion (it was late ev ... More >>
Dallas wants to close the book on abstinence-only education. Texas keeps getting in the way.
Lennie Small was the simple-minded field worker in Of Mice and Men who, in a moment of confused panic, inadvertently kills the wife of the boss' son. He's an iconic character in American literature, so iconic that Texas used him as a benchmark to help decide when it's okay to execute intellectually ... More >>
From Human Rights Watch, when it called upon Congress to Eliminate the Rape Kit Backlog of more than 400,000 untested kits in forensic storageCraig Watkins and Co. would like to remind you, as polls open in the thus-far highly contentious Dallas County District Attorney race, that Craig Watkins ... More >>
Human Rights WatchHuman Rights Watch on Tuesday released a report blasting the government for delaying, withholding and botching medical care for immigrants detained in Florida, Arizona and Texas. In the Lone Star State, the researchers conducted interviews with women held at the Port Isabel detenti ... More >>
Native-born and immigrant both get bled at Swift's beef plant
Ethnic Albanians seeking asylum are snared in a battle between the INS and a determined lawyer