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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 Brooke Cowey on Jan 31 2017 - 4:31pm
A “No Ban, No Wall” March will take place on February 18th to protest President Trump's executive order to ban refugees and immigrants for 90 days, and to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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 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 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:
Written by admin_charlotteanne on Jun 21 2016 - 9:07am
This week: Learn what happened when Donald Trump came to town, and how small businesses are hurt when unregulated ride-hailing competitors Uber and Lyft arrive. Trump in San Antonio
Written by Cary Clack on Jan 18 2016 - 10:16am
“Let me say that if you are tired of demonstrations, I am tired of demonstrating. I am tired of the threat of death. I want to live.” Martin Luther King Jr., in Chicago during the campaign for open housing, Aug. 17, 1966 The threat would be fulfilled. Martin Luther King Jr. would be dead in less than two years. Exhausted and besieged, his last breath drawn on a balcony in Memphis in the midst of more demonstrations. Prophets are best appreciated when they’re martyrs.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 16 2015 - 12:07pm
More than a dozen people gathered for a protest and march at San Antonio's HemisFair Park on Aug. 15, 2015. Here is the story in their own words through their Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to ask us to add more social media posts.