Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jan 14 2021 - 1:38pm
Poetry is one of humanity’s oldest forms of expression and can be used to create deep connections between poets and the worlds they inhabit. Teachers and other community members also use poetry to connect people who feel displaced. A unique project in San Antonio is using poetry to celebrate World Refugee Day and to create myriad connections for displaced people. Refugees flee from their home countries to preserve their lives and seeking liberty and hoping to find happiness through peace.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 11 2017 - 4:31pm
Three local former Congressmen said at a DreamWeek panel discussion that President-elect Donald Trump’s approach to foreign policy will be definitely different than that of his two predecessors. But those Congressmen are unsure whether Trump’s approach will help improve the United States’ diplomatic and trade standing around the world.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 4 2017 - 6:40pm
San Antonio’s DreamWeek looks to have its largest offering yet of activities promoting the ideals of cultural diversity, equality, tolerance and progressive community action. The annual DreamWeek takes place Jan. 6-21, and includes dozens of events citywide — lectures, luncheons, community forums, festivals, exhibits, concerts, among other activities.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 9 2016 - 9:49pm
Catch up and get ahead for the week of February 8. Mass Incarceration
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jan 17 2013 - 6:15pm
With your help and your photos, we're creating the People's MLK Slideshow to document San Antonio's 100,000-person march honoring civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. You can still contribute by emailing or texting your photos or video clips to MLKphotos@nowcastsa.org.  We'll add your photos and update the slideshow.  Please play this slideshow on your mobile or computer and share San Antonio's annual celebration of tolerance and justice!