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Written by JamiAlise on Feb 17 2017 - 1:42pm
My Brother’s Keeper - San Antonio and Move San Antonio invites you to a FREE film screening of “I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO” written by James Baldwin, directed by Raoul Peck and with the voice of Samuel L. Jackson. Immediately after the film screening we will have a panel discussion on the significance of James Baldwin's letters. #IAMMBKSA  The event is FREE but you need a ticket to save you a seat. Seating is limited. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and film screening begins at 6 p.m. Our Panelists Include:
Written by JamiAlise on Feb 3 2017 - 4:05pm
"First to Know, First to Act" We know: It's been a long few weeks. From the Women's March on San Antonio to the Students Speak Out Rally, you have stood up for justice in our city, in our state, and across the nation.  But there's more to be done. We have to keep up the momentum. We need you right now. Join the Youth Action and Service Squad (YASS), a volunteer-based rapid response team focusing on direct actions, movement building, and issue advocacy.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 2 2017 - 1:22am
Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. San Antonio organizations and elected representatives are responding to Gov. Greg Abbott’s withholding state grant money his office administers to Travis County due to the county jail’s policy regarding immigrants.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 30 2017 - 9:59pm
On Jan. 29, 2017, about 250 people gathered in San Antonio's Main Plaza to protest the Trump Administration's move to ban Muslim refugees and to build a wall on the border of the United States and Mexico. Watch a full video of the rally below.   In their own words, here is their story.
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 Lauren Browning on Oct 5 2016 - 8:18pm
Growing Empowered Together (GET) is a new grassroots nonprofit in San Antonio with the mission of inspiring progressive Texas millennials, Americans born between 1982 and 2000, to want to vote and to volunteer in their communities. Like most other nonprofits, GET was born of a sense of urgent community need.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Sep 14 2016 - 1:05am
A local nonprofit dedicated to mobilizing and educating young people has released its latest voter's guide. Mobilize, Organize, Vote, Empower San Antonio (MOVE S.A.) has been forming voter's guides to mainly local elections for a few years now. The grassroots group strives to engage young voters.
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Oct 13 2010 - 2:18pm
Updated June 5, 2019: Early voting is over. Election Day is Saturday, June 8. Voters can ride the VIA bus for free on Election Day with their voter registration ID!