Led by a little-known minister, protesters rallied to run a Korean store owner out of business. Then they learned a little more about that minister.
As promised, Korean and black leaders met today in Oak Cliff to announce the end of the Diamond Shamrock Kwik Stop protests on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Rev. Ronald Wright addressed the media first, standing next to Korean Society of Dallas vice president Ted Kim. The two were flanked by bla ... More >>
Still can't get past the lawyer for the owner of the boycotted Shamrock gas station I wrote about yesterday. Busy. Says he'll call me back later. I called him this morning to say I still need to hear the owner's side. Here's my problem. Yesterday the lawyer wouldn't or could not get the owne ... More >>
Yesterday's "Justice for John" event at the St. Luke "Community" United Methodist Church was all kinds of things: a rally in support of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, who entered to chants of "John! John! John!" before taking his seat near the back; a fund-raiser for his legal defen ... More >>
Adelfa Callejo Amazing how these stories come out of nowhere and are suddenly everywhere and mean everything when it's all just a big bunch of nothing. Few days ago, Adelfa Callejo was Dallas' well-regarded 84-year-old Latino-rights activist about whom Stanford Law students wrote glowing biographies ... More >>
Those silly officials from around the state think the law should apply in Dallas
Letters to the Editor
For one fellow traveler, the road to an anti-war protest in Washington is paved with good intentions and bad politics
A Run-act play starring the Simmons brothers, Russell and the Rev
Revolverlution (Slam Jamz/Koch)
Is controversial DISD trustee Lois Parrott a champion of the little guy, or the bitter core of the board's infamous civil wars?
The new Farrakhan sounds a lot like the old -- anti-Semitic
The reflections of Allied Theatre's Fires in the Mirror are all surface
Leap-frogging through history with the Toadies
At 38, Public Enemy's Chuck D goes 'where no age has gone before'
When the Promise Keepers revival rolls into town, every soul in sight gets exposed
Spike Lee's Get on the Bus takes us to amazing places
The enigmatic "Mr. Sha" brought black Dallas a vision of a prep school but it's a dream he's sold before
A Christian comes to terms with Dallas' Christian Coalition
Nation of Islam recovers from a cyber vandal assault
The truth about a troubled teacher--and why DISD deserves the blame
Clinton's Austin speech posed a clear-eyed counterpoint to the Million Man March
Amid controversy, Minister Farrakhan calls a million men to step into the Promised Land
You don't take Rick Finlan and Don Venable seriously? That could be a mistake you live to regret.