Renato De Los Santos

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Lawsuit Says New Council Districts Discriminate Against Hispanics

    Can't say we didn't see this coming, but a pair of Dallas voters are alleging that the recently redrawn City Council districts illegally dilutes the Hispanic vote. The city redrew its 14 council districts following the release of the 2010 Census. It adopted the final maps in October. According to a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2006

    Don't Be a Fool. Stay in School. Or Not.

    Dunno where the researchers come down on beauty school dropouts, but when it comes to Texas high school dropouts, we're doing worse than the TEA claims. This morning, national education researchers are confabbing at Rice University for a conference titled "The Texas Dropout Crisis and our Children & ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2001

    Separate and Unequal

    In a school district that still sees the city in terms of black and white, Hispanics say their children are robbed of a fair share