Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 25 2020 - 2:22pm
“The most disrespected person in America is the Black Woman. The most unprotected person in America is the Black Woman. The most neglected person in America is the Black Woman.” -Malcolm X Meet at Carver Community Cultural Center at 5 pm this Saturday, if you can't make it then they will be at Pittman-Sullivan Park around 6:30 pm. This protest is to uplift the voices of black women. Link to Event
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 4 2019 - 2:13pm
A 74-page comprehensive report about the status of women in San Antonio was recently published by Lily Casura, who recently completed her Masters of Social Work at the University of Texas in San Antonio, and Dr. Rogelio Sáenz, professor of demography at the University of Texas in San Antonio. The report was commissioned by the City of San Antonio. It was divided into four parts discussing four major topics: health and wellbeing, economic opportunities, political participation, and violence and safety.
Written by Brooke Cowey on Mar 20 2017 - 3:40pm
Replay the webcast video from Texas Women of Influence, a panel discussion with San Antonio women leaders about their careers, the challenges they faced in business and their advice for other women.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 11 2017 - 4:56pm
More than 250 people held signs, bumper stickers and cheered on the honking horns of some passing motorists as they showed their support for Planned Parenthood on Feb. 11.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 21 2017 - 9:14pm
On Jan. 21, 2017, millions of people marched in 600 cities to protest Donald Trump, hatred and inequality and to promote hope and human rights. Using social media posts, this Storify tells the story of that day in your own words. It is San Antonio-centric, but includes posts from Paris, Antarctica and across the United States. The cover image is We are the Storm, by artist Janet Ghio. (You can purchase a poster here.)
Written by Rudy Arispe on Jan 10 2017 - 11:45am
Women from San Antonio and surrounding counties, from virtually all walks of life, are invited to the “Drive for Five” membership kick-off event for Impact San Antonio from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Dec 30 2016 - 6:47pm
In 2016, 1,224 different individuals watched live NOWCastSA webcasts live for a total of 569 hours. These were the top 10 webcasts of the year by live views:
Written by Amanda Evrard on Dec 30 2016 - 6:18pm
According to our Google Analytics, the NOWCastSA.com website was visited by 234,581 different individuals in 2016. Here are the top 10 stories of 2016 by unique pageviews:
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 20 2016 - 8:09pm
by Edgar Walters, The Texas Tribune Aug. 19, 2016 Texas has seen an “unusual,” dramatic increase in the number of women who died from pregnancy-related causes in the past five years, according to a new study.
Written by CarissaRosalie on Aug 11 2016 - 12:36pm
How would you respond to sexual assault? For one San Antonio creative writer, there was only one satisfying response. Little did she know, this response would carry a message of hope to thousands of sexual assault survivors and their supporters across the city. Amalia Ortiz founded “Women of Ill Repute: Refute” in 1999 in response to a recent sexual assault at the hands of an acquaintance.