Written by Mike Lowe on Sep 8 2016 - 1:14pm
Editors Note: This column was published in 2016 prior to the city council's vote for the SAPOA contract. The final vote of the City Council approved the contract (9-2) with the two dissenting votes cast by Ron Nirenberg (D8) and Rey Saldaña (D4). NOWCastSA was at the protest and rally that occurred a day before the vote and captured video and photos of the participants.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Feb 8 2016 - 6:11pm
According to the American Civil Liberties Union, the United States has just 5 percent of the world’s population, but has more than 20 percent of the world’s prison population. Replay the video from a San Antonio Dream Week panel discussion on ending mass incarceration and learn what you can do about it.  The speakers included representatives from Free Battered Texas Women, Mothers Act for Criminal Justice Reform, San Antonio NORML, Black Lives Matter, Texas Inmate Family Association and the Interfaith Welcome Coalition.