Starting Places

Five years ago, Judge Ed Emmett rang me up as I was juggling two phones trying to get information about…

Personal Responsibility

Today a powerful white man in Houston suggested to me that if Black people want to improve their circumstances it’s all…

NO ONE IS COMING

Houston. Harris County. Being a blue city/region in a red state is really dangerous. If we forget to unite the…

2016

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 One of our early Houston founding families supported the creation of settlement houses and community…

TEXAS IS OPEN:

(sort of, except for, kind of, unless, if, but for, not those…) What follows are convo snippets – every one…

EASTER SUNDAY

“Get in the car. Everyone get in the car. Time to go home.” My Mom is herding us like chicks.…