San Antonio at SXSW: Politics, tech, immigration in the spotlight

By Edmond Ortiz Former San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro was among a handful of presidential candidates and other politicians taking part...

Sierra Club RGV has Message for Mattis

By Steve Taylor, Rio Grande Guardian   ALAMO, RGV – The Lower Rio Grande Valley Sierra Club has responded to an upcoming visit to...

‘They just took them?’ Frantic parents separated from their kids fill courts on the border

By Michael E. Miller, The Washington Post   "‘They just took them?’ Frantic parents separated from their kids fill courts on the...

Increased immigration patrols near Rio Grande Valley clinic is frightening women away from services

By Joseph Tucker Increased raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement Border Patrol agents are frightening women away from the only...

Anti-wall activists march to protect church in Rio Grande Valley

by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune   It’s supposed to be God, not government, that decides when a Catholic church that’s been...

The Edge: August 24

Catch up and get ahead with the Edge for the week of August 24. Congressmen call for end to family detention and private prisons