Category Archives: politics

Buy Local, Fight Gentrification, Invest in Black Women

Gifts with political heft that support local businesses and organizations? What’s not to love? Here’s the Third Ward edition. Continue reading

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Stan Stanart’s Moment to Be a Hero – Or a Villain

Post-Harvey, Stan Stanart needs to make sure ALL registered voters can vote on election day. Continue reading

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Public-Private Partnerships and Free Speech

We differentiate between the government, private, and charitable/social service sectors for a reason. We need all three in a robust democracy. They all serve different functions and are subject to different rules. While we’re fighting to protect so much else, let’s … Continue reading

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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Roundup March 7, 2016

The Texas Progressive Alliance congratulates all the winners of last week’s primary elections as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff explored the pros and cons of Universal Vote By Mail. Libby Shaw contributing to Daily Kos argues … Continue reading

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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Roundup February 29, 2016

The Texas Progressive Alliance is ready to rumble for November as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff examines Ken Paxton’s latest appeal of his fraud charges. Nonsequiteuse saw everyone else getting in on the open letter game, … Continue reading

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45-Year Old Cocks Head to Side Like Confused Puppy After Reading Rants of 36-, 29-, and 25-Year-Old Fellow Humans

I’ve come to an important conclusion that I would like to share with all of you, the 36-year-olds, the 29-year-olds, and the 25-year-olds, and all of your friends. Continue reading

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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Round-Up February 22, 2016

The Texas Progressive Alliance reminds you that early voting for the 2016 primaries continues through Friday as it brings you this week’s roundup. In Harris County, that’s 7am to 7pm. Don’t forget to go to the end of the ballot! … Continue reading

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