New Black Panther Party

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    New Black Panther Party Offers Sad Comedy in the Face of Real Tragedy

    The so-called "New Black Panther Party" in Dallas, now trying to exploit the James Harper shooting in Dixon Circle, always leaves me with the same dilemma. Don't know whether to laugh or cry. I felt like this when they were doing their half-assed ineffectual protest last winter at a South Dallas S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Medical Examiner's Report: John Harper Was Shot By Police In the Chest, Abdomen and Elbow [Updated]

    WFAA is reporting that the Dallas County Medical Examiner's office has just released their report on the fatal police shooting of John Harper, whose death brought hundreds of people out into the streets in protest last week. Many in the crowd believed Harper had been shot in the back. The report s ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2012

    The North Dallas Plot to Take Over DISD

    Rich, white, North Dallas businessmen are plotting to take over Dallas' schools. Maybe this time it'll work.

  • News

    February 2, 2012

    Who's Guarding the County's Guardians?

    Dallas County appointed a hate-group found to a homeland security committee. Feel safe yet?

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2012

    Clay Jenkins Hits the Wall in the Appointment of New Black Panther Party Founder

    It looks like Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, long a puppet of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, finally has hit the Price wall. Jenkins has stopped action on the appointment of Price protégé Aaron McCarthy, aka Aaron Michaels, to the county's "homeland security advisory committee," w ... More >>

  • News

    November 8, 2007

    Former Warden Reconsiders Executions

    Jim Willett oversaw 89 executions. Now, amidst dozens of DNA exonerations, he wonders whether it was right.

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    November 30, 2006

    Tongue Twisted

    A Spanish-language requirement reopens old wounds at DISD

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    July 13, 2006

    Old School

    DISD trustee Ron Price does everything you expect from a politician. These days that's a problem.

  • Film

    January 19, 2006

    Torah! Torah! Torah!

    Protocols of Zion takes a hard look at those who fear Jews

  • News

    August 16, 2001

    Divided She Stands

    Is controversial DISD trustee Lois Parrott a champion of the little guy, or the bitter core of the board's infamous civil wars?

  • News

    October 19, 2000

    The Resurrection of Sandy Kress

    Or, how a Democrat and reviled former DISD board president found a happy home pushing "educational acoountability" for the GOP

  • News

    February 3, 2000

    The king of Cockrell Hill

    Dallas Constable Aurelio Castillo claims the criminal charges against him are a political conspiracy. His opponents say he's just a doofus.

  • News

    March 19, 1998
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    November 27, 1997

    Bad boys

    The voters could care less. But someone's gotta win the runoff for the last lowly DISD board seat

  • News

    November 6, 1997
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    October 9, 1997
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    September 25, 1997

    City of ignorance

    Don't expect racial tensions to cool in DISD as long as emotion trumps the truth

  • News

    April 17, 1997

    "It's our turn to be heard"

    With Hispanics the majority among Dallas schoolchildren and a Latino superintendent in their corner, Jesse Diaz and other activists say

  • News

    March 6, 1997

    Chaos theory

    A politically dysfunctional DISD board heads into a May election that's looking so scary, few voters or contributors want to go near it

  • News

    February 27, 1997

    Bring on the noise

    Why the hecklers heckle, and why Bill Keever's gotta go now

  • News

    January 30, 1997

    Bully power

    Learning that rabble rules at Dallas school board meetings

  • News

    October 3, 1996

    Last in the Class

    Why nobody will erase the board at Wilmer-Hutchins, the worst-run school district in Texas

  • News

    September 19, 1996
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    July 18, 1996

    The Dope Bowl

    Lawyers, goons, money--and some very curious sex toys. Laura Miller does the post-game analysis of the Michael Irvin trial.

  • News

    July 11, 1996
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    June 27, 1996

    Leave it to Keever

    DISD's new leader has ambition and ideas--if anybody'd let him finish a meeting

  • News

    June 20, 1996

    Devil's work

    New Black Panthers finally find the spotlight

  • News

    March 14, 1996

    The Truth About Townview (Part I)

    How John Wiley Price and Chad Woolery have made students pawns in Dallas' racial politics

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    March 14, 1996

    The Truth About Townview (Part II)

    How John Wiley Price and Chad Woolery have made students pawns in Dallas' racial politics

  • News

    November 3, 1994

    Dreamer 'n the 'hood

    From a tiny food counter in South Dallas, Delvin Gray struggles to change the world