Bathroom Bill Dies.

VICTORY!

Bathroom Bill Dies.     Thanks in part to vocal opposition from several corporate leaders, a proposed “bathroom bill” has died in the Texas state legislature. PRAISE JESUS! The discriminatory measure (which Republicans, including bigoted Gov. Greg Abbott; backed wholeheartedly despite repeated claims of being […]

CEOs Against Bathroom Bill in Texas.

CEOs Take Action

  CEOs Against Bathroom Bill in Texas.     My home state of Texas has been reminded of the sticky situation North Carolina found itself last year; after its legislators decided to pass an anti-trans bathroom bill; (thus drawing the ire of LGBT people and […]

Show Me Your Papers.

My Big Phat Quinceañera

  Show Me Your Papers.     One of the most memorable moments in Mexican culture is the tradition of the quinceañera. It celebrates a young girl’s passage to womanhood; gives thanks to God (with la misa de acción de gracias) for His blessings, and […]

Texas Supreme Court and Gay Marriage Benefits.

Come On, Courts!

  ICYMI: Texas Supreme Court and Gay Marriage Benefits.   Sometimes my home state throws me a political curveball that makes it pretty difficult for me to defend. This is one such instance. The ALL-REPUBLICAN state Supreme Court refuses to think that the issue of […]

Número Dos 21 MAY 17

El Weekend Wrap Up Número Dos: ICYMI

  El Weekend Wrap Up Número Dos 21 MAY 17 This was my week in cyberspace. Now let me walk you through it…   A Rapid Decline… Numbers Down Bigly A Scary Warning… Not My Texas Seriously? Seriously Not Funny    

ACLU Travel Alert for Texas.

Not My Texas

ACLU Travel Alert for Texas.     Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is poised to feel the wrath of social liberals who believe in the power and necessity of sanctuary cities. As I mentioned earlier, the downright mean politician signed legislation that allows local law enforcement […]