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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 15, 2018
Replay the video from MOVE San Antonio's Bexar County District Attorney Candidate Forum featuring Democratic District Attorney Candidates Nico LaHood and Joe Gonzales on Feb. 15, 2018 at Woodlawn Pointe. Incumbent LaHood and challenger Gonzales answered questions about their vision for San Antonio's criminal justice system.
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 07, 2018
by Emma Platoff, The Texas Tribune In an interview this week, former San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro gave the strongest indication yet that he's interested in running for president in 2020.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 30, 2018
Join NOWCastSA and the San Antonio Public Library on Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. as Dr. Edward Westermann examines artistic depictions by survivors of the Holocaust and discusses the insights that the works of art offer as a method for understanding genocide. Westermann's keynote address concludes the 6th annual Holocaust: Learn & Remember month-long commemoration of the Holocaust.
Written by Maria Gardner on Jan 29, 2018
In Trinity Professor Christine Drennon’s presentation “Redeeming the American Dream: A conversation on housing equitability and gentrification in San Antonio,” she examines government policies that made obtaining the American Dream nearly impossible for African American and Mexican communities in San Antonio.   The Jan. 14, 2018 DreamWeek presentation continued with a panel moderated by Dignowity Hill Neighborhood Association president Brian Dillard discussing the implications of historic inequity and possible solutions. Panel Members:
Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 24, 2018
by Rishika Dugyala, The Texas Tribune A self-described “gun-toting, truck-driving, true Republican,” Shannon McClendon avidly followed state politics and served as a five-time appointee for various boards under former Texas Gov. Rick Perry. But until now, she never pushed herself to run for elected office.