Houston: Planes Para Gentrificar el Este de Houston Enfrentan Oposición Temprana

Foto: Representación artística del proyecto “East River” de Houston de uso-mixto. Es parte de los planes de la organización sin fines de lucro, Buffalo Bayou Partnership, para gentrificar el distrito quinto (Fifth Ward) y el East End. Este articulo es una traducción. Por Jennifer Kelly Durante el último mes, Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP), una organización sin fines de lucro (ONG) compuesta por desarrolladores urbanos, corredores de … Continue reading Houston: Planes Para Gentrificar el Este de Houston Enfrentan Oposición Temprana

AUSTIN: Police Union Uses Identity Politics to Pressure Chief, Rehabilitate APD Image

Photo: Michael Crumrine of the Lesbian and Gay Peace Officers Association speaks at an Austin Police Association press conference. By Sandra Harris On November 25, the Austin Police Association (APA) held a press conference condemning Austin Police Department (APD) Chief Brian Manley’s handling of allegations that former Assistant Chief Justin Newsom had been using racist language for decades. Newsom was relieved on October 30 shortly … Continue reading AUSTIN: Police Union Uses Identity Politics to Pressure Chief, Rehabilitate APD Image

Austin: Mujeres Interrumpen Clase Para Confrontar a Un Profesor Depredador Sexual

Foto: Estudiantes femeninas de la Universidad de Texas en Austin confrontan al profesor de filosofía, Sahorta Sarkar, durante su clase por su historia de mala conducta sexual Este artículo es una traducción. Por Kali Abbott El 21 de noviembre, un grupo de estudiantes femeninas de la Universidad de Texas en Austin (UT) irrumpieron a la aula del profesor Sahorta Sarkar, interrumpiendo su lectura para enfrentarle … Continue reading Austin: Mujeres Interrumpen Clase Para Confrontar a Un Profesor Depredador Sexual

AUSTIN: Interview with UT Women Activists Regarding Action Against Sahotra Sarkar

Photo: University of Texas at Austin students run out known sexual predator Sahotra Sarkar from his own classroom. By Dmitri Sans and Jakob Stein The following is an interview with two women activists who participated in the November 21 disruption against the sexual predator and professor at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) Sahotra Sarkar. Read about the disruption here, and the initial report … Continue reading AUSTIN: Interview with UT Women Activists Regarding Action Against Sahotra Sarkar

AUSTIN: Tech Executive Fired After Assaulting Wife

Photo: Engineering team of Austin-based tech company Rooster Teeth, with Vice President Michael Jonathan Quinn (pictured third from the left holding paper), who was recently arrested and charged with aggravated assault and fired from the company this month By Serena Ayers On November 24, Austin-based tech company Rooster Teeth announced that Vice President Michael Jonathan Quinn was no longer employed, following the revelation that he … Continue reading AUSTIN: Tech Executive Fired After Assaulting Wife

TEXAS: La Ejecución de Rodney Reed Fue Suspendida

Foto: Mitin de protesta en contra de la ejecución de Rodney Reed en Bastrop, Texas Este artículo es una traducción. Por Dmitri Sans Por la segunda vez, la Corte de Apelaciones Criminales de Texas ha ordenado una suspensión a la ejecución de Rodney Reed, culpable del asesinato de Stacey Stites en 1996. Condenado a muerte en 1998, Reed estaba previamente programado a ser ejecutado el 5 … Continue reading TEXAS: La Ejecución de Rodney Reed Fue Suspendida

AUSTIN: Women Interrupt Class to Confront Sexual Predator Professor

Photo: Women students at the University of Texas at Austin confront Philosophy Professor Sahotra Sarkar during class for his history of sexual misconduct By Kali Abbott On November 21, a group of women students at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) stormed into Professor Sahotra Sarkar’s classroom, interrupting his lesson to confront him for his history of sexually predatory behavior. They came bearing a … Continue reading AUSTIN: Women Interrupt Class to Confront Sexual Predator Professor