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Beaches Be Trippin\': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Beaches Be Trippin': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Arts & Culture: Let’s face it, most of us Lone Stars view the Texas coast as a poor man’s Waikiki. Hell, maybe just a poor man’s Panama Beach — only to be used... By Callie Enlow 7/10/2013
New Sensation: SA’s Austin Mahone and teen pop superstardom

New Sensation: SA’s Austin Mahone and teen pop superstardom

Music: Like the bulk of Austin Mahone’s Instagram account, this one’s a selfie. In a white tank top, hair coifed up real big, Mahone arranges his facial... By Matt Stieb 7/22/2014
Op-Ed: Don’t deny Ivy Taylor’s chance to ‘evolve’

Op-Ed: Don’t deny Ivy Taylor’s chance to ‘evolve’

News: The San Antonio City Council may gain a major accomplishment in the city’s already progressive history in race relations. When Julian Castro announced his... By Frederick Williams 7/2/2014
Free Things to Do: Kid-friendly

Free Things to Do: Kid-friendly

Free Guide: It’s almost summer, which means that your government-subsidized free daycare (aka public school) goes on hiatus thanks to an archaic allegiance to a rural agriculture economic system that hasn’t been in play for decades. What to do with the wee ones whining 5/21/2014
Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Music: Chris Pérez never saw it coming. “All I ever wanted to do was play guitar,” he told the Current. “I never thought I’d be the subject of an interview... By Enrique Lopetegui 8/28/2013
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New policy lets DREAM Act students work, avoid deportation

New policy lets DREAM Act students work, avoid deportation

Migrant Nation: Undocumented students across the country breathed a collective a sigh of relief Friday as the Obama administration announced an executive order to immigration... By Michael Barajas 6/20/2012
As border apprehensions fall, a serious 'minor' problem emerges

As border apprehensions fall, a serious 'minor' problem emerges

Migrant Nation: Soon after the number of undocumented immigrants nabbed at the border plummeted in 2011 — 340,000 caught compared to highs upwards of 1 million... By Michael Barajas 5/2/2012
'Naz' beats an immigration system slim on second chances

'Naz' beats an immigration system slim on second chances

Migrant Nation: Armed immigration agents woke Nazry Mustakim and his wife, Hope, as dawn broke on March 30, 2011, banging on the door of their North Waco home. Even as they handcuffed... By Michael Barajas 2/22/2012
ICE policies leave overburdened foster-care system in their wake

ICE policies leave overburdened foster-care system in their wake

Migrant Nation: A sustained federal crackdown made 2011 a banner year for deportations. A record 397,000 undocumented immigrants were sent packing. By Michael Barajas 11/16/2011
Texas Ag Commissioner fueling fronteraphobia

Texas Ag Commissioner fueling fronteraphobia

Migrant Nation: Lawlessness, widespread violence, and constant threats from vicious drug gangs. By Michael Barajas 10/5/2011
Lamar Smith’s push to HALT the DREAM Act

Lamar Smith’s push to HALT the DREAM Act

Migrant Nation: Two bills snaking their way through Congress, both with equally catchy names By Michael Barajas 8/17/2011

Perry’s immigration ‘emergency’ speeds Texas toward sea of red ink

Migrant Nation: Trying once more to tackle his self-proclaimed Texas immigration emergency, Governor Rick Perry added the second permutation of anti-sanctuary cities legislation to the special session roster, sparking a repeat of the tense and ugly immigration debate that By Michael Barajas 6/22/2011