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Arrested: Texas Lawmakers vow to continue to fight for voting rights

U.S. Reps. Sheila Jackson Lee and Al Green, along with State Rep. Ron Reynolds are vowing to continue their acts of civil disobedience in an effort to protest for voting rights protections. The Texas lawmakers were in Washington, D.C., where they were raising awareness for voting rights and pushing for […]

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Want to be Houston’s next Youth Poet Laureate? Apply now

Mayor Sylvester Turner and Writers in the Schools (WITS) are excited to announce the search for Houston’s next Youth Poet Laureate. The Youth Poet Laureate Program celebrates the city’s rich cultural heritage and diversity by elevating the artistic voice of one of Houston’s top young poets.  Poets, authors, rappers, songwriters, and spoken-word […]

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