Texas Republicans seek to expa...

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7.16.21 – Austin American-Statesman “Texas Republicans seek to expand restrictions on teaching about racism to any subject” By Maria...

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Texas ban on transgender athle...

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4.14.21 “Texas ban on transgender athletes gains initial Senate approval” By Chuck Lindell...

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Gov. Abbott bans ‘vaccin...

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4.6.21 – Austin American-Statesman “Gov. Abbott bans ‘vaccine passports’ for state agencies, organizations that get state...

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Disability Rights Texas sues A...

Mar 31, 2021 by

The complaint alleges that the district is failing students with disabilities because it has not fixed its evaluation system for...

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Book with transgender characte...

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3.16.21 – Austin American-Statesman “Book with transgender character sparks debate in Eanes school district” By Sarah Asch...

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LESS THAN 1% OF TEX. STUDENTS,...

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10.27.20 – Austin American-Statesman “Austin ISD could roll out COVID-19 rapid testing next week” By Melissa B. Taboada...

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Austin teachers resign as clas...

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At the end of the first day back in the classroom on Monday, Kocurek Elementary second grade teacher Alyssa Baird felt overwhelmed....

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Austin teachers union calls on...

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Educators in the Austin school district are calling on state and local leaders to keep classes online for the first part of the fall...

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Black in Academia: An intervie...

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The American-Statesman recently spoke with Melissa Kemp, a University of Texas professor in the Department of Integrative Biology,...

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FACT CHECK: TRUMP NOT MORBIDLY...

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5.20.20 – Austin American-Statesman “Fact-check: Is Donald Trump ‘morbidly obese’?” By Emily Venezky, PolitiFact.com This piece was...

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