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SAPD Issues Thousands of Tickets for Homelessness

SAPD Issues Thousands of Tickets for Homelessness

News: Data and records obtained by the Current show that between January 1, 2013, and early October of this year the San Antonio... By Alexa Garcia-Ditta and Elaine Wolff 10/22/2014
6 Sinfully Good Grilled Cheese Sandwiches in SA

6 Sinfully Good Grilled Cheese Sandwiches in SA

Food & Drink: Cheesy Jane’s. Multiple locations, cheesyjanes.com. If the name is any indicator, this San Antonio staple doesn’t mess around when it comes to... By Tommie Ethington 10/22/2014
A Closer Look: The ins and outs of a few important races

A Closer Look: The ins and outs of a few important races

News: For more than a year now gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott have dominated airwaves and secured way... By Mark Reagan 10/22/2014
‘Walking the Camino’ Explores a Treacherous Trek Through Spain

‘Walking the Camino’ Explores a Treacherous Trek Through Spain

Screens: In the Middle Ages, pilgrims walked the 500-mile El Camino de Santiago de Compostela as a pilgrimage to the tomb of Apostle St. James. It was an... By Stephen James Ross 10/22/2014
Failure Is Not an Option: George Lopez returns to SA

Failure Is Not an Option: George Lopez returns to SA

Arts & Culture: It is evident comedian George Lopez is still a little sensitive about the on-again, off-again relationship he’s had with television. Whatever the... By Kiko Martínez 10/22/2014
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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