To see and feel the anguish of a Syrian child refugee, look no further than the Portraits of Compassion exhibit on the walls of the banquet hall at San Antonio’s Trinity Baptist Church, on view until the end of April 2018. The painting, titled “...the least of these...,” is a hauntingly poignant portrait of a Syrian child. His eyes beseech us, in their sad determined gaze, to seek our humanity, wondering what went wrong.
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Written by Jason Gil on Apr 11 2018 - 3:04pm
Written by JamiAlise on Sep 21 2016 - 5:20pm
Farce or Heroics: A Reading and Discussion of Sex as a Political Condition: A Border Novel by Carlos Nicolas Flores, in conjunction with Chicano activist and journalist Antonio C. Cabral
Written by Amanda Evrard on Mar 9 2015 - 2:17pm
Replay video: NOWCastSA webcast the San Antonio Public Library's Texas Women of Influence on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in the Central Library Auditorium.
Written by Andrew Delgado on Aug 30 2012 - 10:43pm
Take a tour of the rich history of change brought by COPS/Metro Alliance on this interactive map that includes video, oral history, photos and documents. Relive the history as former COPS President Andy Sarabia travels the West Side neighborhoods describing the improvement projects, people and places and the significant events involving COPS/Metro Alliance over the years. Locations on the map have video, photos and links to historic documents. (Click here to jump to a full-page map.)
Written by Andrew Delgado on Aug 17 2010 - 7:05am
What can we do in our homes to protect the environment? What governmental policies will do the most to achieve our goals for the environment? And what should our priorities be regarding environmental issues?These were some of the questions raised during Gemini Ink's Community Conversation on Sunday, July 25 at Gemini Ink, 513 S. Presa St.