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Mad Men Defeated By Strong Women

Mad Men Defeated By Strong Women

By Amanda Hart Illustration by Blake Jones It appeared nothing short of…

THE FLEECING OF THE TEXAS WOMEN’S HEALTH PROGRAM

THE FLEECING OF THE TEXAS WOMEN’S HEALTH PROGRAM

As the first of the year again meant rules changes to the…

A Secession Concession

A Secession Concession

 Illustration by Blake Jones By: Amanda Hart We’ve all had a rough…

Could Texas Become a Swing State?

Could Texas Become a Swing State?

Illustration by Blake Jones A look at how proposed voter ID legislation…

Kinky Friedman

Kinky Friedman

The Kinkster (preparing for a show at the Dosey Doe this month) talks with the Free Press about his heroes, his run for governor, Rick Perry, the Nashville and Hollywood establishment, the unchecked power of money in politics, and why dogs are much better than politicians. …

2011 Worst of Houston

2011 Worst of Houston

WORST OF HOUSTON 2011 ” The man of knowledge must be able…

How will we be remembered: a political meditation

How will we be remembered: a political meditation

By Alex Wukman As the light cast by the first year of…

Where’s the anti-death penalty crowd on the James Byrd Jr. execution?

Where’s the anti-death penalty crowd on the James Byrd Jr. execution?

By Alex Wukman For many people 1998 will always be marked with…

Ridin’ clean: Houston Moving Planet bike ride and party

Ridin’ clean: Houston Moving Planet bike ride and party

By Alex Wukman For most of the world Houston is a hot…

Free Press Houston: Podcast 08.08.11

Free Press Houston: Podcast 08.08.11

Free Press Houston: Podcast 08.08.11 Released Aug 08, 2011 In this podcast,…

Inside the Christian Republic of Texas: Impressions from Rick Perry’s Prayer Rally

Inside the Christian Republic of Texas: Impressions from Rick Perry’s Prayer Rally

By Alex Wukman On the 66th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, a…

Perry for President: Jesus Rick, shit or get off the pot

By Alex Wukman It looks like the Free Press was a little…