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Hydrating Houston’s Sweltering Summers

Hydrating Houston’s Sweltering Summers

These guys have a plan that’s going to deliver Houston from July’s sweltering hell and coax you out of August’s air-conditioned purgatory.…

Recent Deaths at a DuPont Plant in Texas Cry for More Effective Safety Regulations and Enforcement

Recent Deaths at a DuPont Plant in Texas Cry for More Effective Safety Regulations and Enforcement

In November, four workers died and one was injured at the DuPont chemical plant in La Port, Texas after the release of a hazardous chemical. …

6 Things I Learned During My 6 Years as a Neighborhood President in Montrose

6 Things I Learned During My 6 Years as a Neighborhood President in Montrose

“What qualifies me to be neighborhood president?”, I asked. “Well Jason, you already show up for all of the meetings.”…

Occupy The Galleria:  The People Take a Stand for Mike Brown and Eric Garner

Occupy The Galleria: The People Take a Stand for Mike Brown and Eric Garner

Many believe that this disruption of business activity is pointless, ineffective, and hurting the wrong people, but others believe that it is this exact disruption of the normal order of business that is needed in order to get people to listen.…

The Fight For 15 is a Fight for us All

The Fight For 15 is a Fight for us All

“We can’t survive / on $7.25! No Burgers - No Fries / Make Our WAGES Supersized!”…

#IndictAmerica

#IndictAmerica

Great video and photos from last week's Indict America Protest for Mike Brown last week, with too many words from Herb. (Pro tip: skip the words.)…

Success, Undocumented

Success, Undocumented

For some Spring Woods students, graduation is more than just a stellar GPA and acceptance letter away.…

While 350.org Wins, Houston Continues To Be Sacrificed

While 350.org Wins, Houston Continues To Be Sacrificed

Is the US/China climate deal just another part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement? Can consumerism bolstered by "free trade" really slow down the economic juggernaut that's causing climate change?…

The 3-D Printing Store

The 3-D Printing Store

What: The 3-D Printing Store announces Houston opening. Where: The Edloe Street…

Huicholes: The Last of The Peyote Guardians

Huicholes: The Last of The Peyote Guardians

Huicholes: The Last of the Peyote Guardians which will make its U.S. Debut at Rice Cinema, November 5th at 7:00PM. The films protagonist Katira and son Enrique Ramirez will be in attendance. Argentine film director, Hernan Vilches will also be in attendance for a Q&A after the film.…

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