Politics

Pedestrian Pete asks, “Is Houston ready for walkable urbanism?”

Pedestrian Pete asks, “Is Houston ready for walkable urbanism?”

Photo: Dewita Soeharjono   The answer from Dr. Stephen Klineberg from his…

It’s Okay to Hate Guns

It’s Okay to Hate Guns

Photo: Lucio Saverio Eastman   I’ve written a fair amount about gun control…

White Women are the New White Men

White Women are the New White Men

Laci Green. Courtesy of her channel on YouTube   Let’s get this…

Why Do Conservatives Think Words Are Magic?

Why Do Conservatives Think Words Are Magic?

Illustration by Shelby Hohl There was a lot of nuttiness during the…

Why I Don’t Call Myself an Ally

Why I Don’t Call Myself an Ally

It’s Pride Month, which you’ve probably noticed because of the deluge of…

So, What Confederate Nonsense Should Houston Tear Down?

So, What Confederate Nonsense Should Houston Tear Down?

Photo: Brandon Price Recently, a group of yokels gathered outside the statue…

Healthcare is a Right, Dumbass

Healthcare is a Right, Dumbass

By now you might have seen this viral video of a healthcare…

Dealing With Social Media Bots in Future Elections: A Guide

Dealing With Social Media Bots in Future Elections: A Guide

Illustration by Shelby Hohl   What lurid posters and leaflet campaigns were…

Decent Don is the Donald Trump Web Comic You Didn’t Know You Needed

Decent Don is the Donald Trump Web Comic You Didn’t Know You Needed

Decent Don. Illustration by JP Downer   Been a lot of doom…

Being Mean to Chelsea Clinton is Stupid

Being Mean to Chelsea Clinton is Stupid

Chelsea Clinton. Photo: Lorie Shaull   There was a piece that came…

Yes, It’s Okay to Cut Trump-Supporting Family Members Out of Your Life

Yes, It’s Okay to Cut Trump-Supporting Family Members Out of Your Life

Donald Trump. Photo: Gage Skidmore.   This past Easter was the third…

Yes, Poor People Need Smart Phones (AND Health Insurance)

Yes, Poor People Need Smart Phones (AND Health Insurance)

About a month ago, the ramp up to the predictably dismal Trumpcare…

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