Special Coverage

Written by urban15 on Aug 26, 2016

Formed in 1987, Carnaval de San Anto is URBAN-15’s original, award-winning, multi-generational community drum and dance ensemble. CDSA was the first group to bring the carnaval rhythms of samba, reggae, rumba, maracatu, and similar Afro-Brazilian and Caribbean rhythms to San Antonio. URBAN-15’s Carnaval de San Anto has toured all over Texas and Mexico, performed at three presidential inaugurations, and become a regular at some of San Antonio’s most iconic and memorable events, such as Luminaria, the Fiesta Flambeau Parade, and Jazz’SAlive.

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Aug 25, 2016

In 1966, a group of produce farm laborers took their quest for economic and social justice from the Rio Grande Valley to the steps of the Texas statehouse in Austin. 

On Sept. 5, 2016, San Antonio will join other communities in honoring the 50th anniversary of farm workers' nearly 500-mile march to the state capitol.

Written by Rudy Arispe on Aug 24, 2016

Musical Bridges Around the World will present artists from around the globe – including San Antonio’s Sister Cities (Chennai, India; Kumamoto, Japan; Guadalajara and Monterrey, Mexico; Gwangju, South Korea; Las Palmas and Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain; and Kaohsiung, Taiwan) – during the nonprofit’s 5th Annual International Music Festival that will be held at the UNESCO (United Nations E

Written by B Kay Richter on Aug 23, 2016

 

In an article shared on the Rivard Report, the neoliberals spoke on the ride-hail programs that have weaseled their way into the city under the guise of “progress.”