Join a nationwide group of marches in support of common sense gun laws. Sutherland Springs and Uvalde, locations of two of the deadliest mass shootings in Texas history, are within 45 minutes of San Antonio. Don't wait for a tragedy like this to reach your part of town before acting.
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Many people in South Texas know the name of Daria A. Vera, but friends and family of the woman, who in the 1960s joined her fellow farm workers to fight for the rights of those toiling in the fields under deplorable conditions and for low wages, say her life story should be added to Texas history books.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 30 2020 - 3:33pm
San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood marched in plain clothes with #BlackLivesMatter protestors, along with his sons. "I'm marching because I've been witnessing the injustices of people of color all of my life, and I think it's important that people look through the lens of a minority, particularly a black man, who are living in fear of their lives," Hood explained to Texas Public Radio's Joey Palacios, who spotted Hood and interviewed him during a Facebook Live broadcast June 3, 2020.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 26 2020 - 1:47pm
This year, protesting your property taxes is much different because it is all online. It can be difficult to fully understand what to do. Thankfully, there are some helpful resources, such as Motif Boutique Brokerage and the nonprofit, Mi Ciudad Es Mi Casa, to help you as you go through the process. Remember, this must be done by Monday, June 29, 2020. Here's a link to a Property Tax Protest Guide by Motif Boutique Brokerage.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 3 2020 - 5:56pm
Thousands of people took to the streets of San Antonio as part of a global protest spurred by video showing George Floyd dying while being pinned to the ground by police. Demonstrators from across the community protested injustice of systemic racism and police brutality nationwide. We're collecting articles and videos on this page, with the most recent at the top. Got some good video? Send an email to email@example.com and let us know. Your perspective has value and we want to spotlight your good work!
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 11 2019 - 9:05pm
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 11 2019 - 7:13pm
The San Antonio faith community is not waiting for the courts or Congress to fix Trump's brutal “Remain in Mexico” policy. They're taking to the streets. watch the video:
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 13 2017 - 2:56pm
by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune It’s supposed to be God, not government, that decides when a Catholic church that’s been welcoming parishioners since 1899 should burn its last candle.
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 B Kay Richter on Aug 31 2016 - 2:37pm
About 50 people demonstrated outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) field office in San Antonio on Aug. 30 to protest the detention of asylum-seeking women and children in private prisons in South Texas. Watch a slideshow from the protest: