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Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 18, 2017
by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Jan. 7, 2017   Eight months ago, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick stormed the Texas GOP convention in Dallas as a man on a mission.
Written by JamiAlise on Jan 16, 2017
An estimated 300,000 people walked 2.5 miles in the wet and wind on Jan. 16, 2017 to celebrate Martin Luther King. Here is a Storify of the social media posts of people who came out to mark San Antonio's 30th anniversary MLK March.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 13, 2017
How do people in an evolving urban neighborhood such as Dignowity Park help homeless individuals and grapple with the root causes? That was the question posed to DreamWeek San Antonio panelists Jan. 11 at San Antonio Central Library. Participants said there are plenty of ways for a neighborhood to use its assets, collaborate and address homelessness.
Written by SUIVES on Jan 13, 2017
LIVE NOW: The 11th Annual San Antonio Blessing of the Peacemakers will take place on Sunday, Feb. 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Whitley Center of the Oblate School of Theology.
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 11, 2017
Black Lives Matter is more than just a buzzword for the decade. It has been the focus for African-American activists for more than 50 years.   The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), formed in the 1960s, was one of the most important organizations of the local Civil Rights Movement. On Friday, Nov. 18, leaders of SNCC and the Black Power Party held a poetry reading at the Little Carver Theater.