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AUSTIN – The State Board of Education (SBOE) voted 11-3 to add Special Topics in Social Studies to include Mexican American, African American, Native American and Asian American Studies. “This is a step forward,” said Senator José Rodríguez, Chairman of the Senate Hispanic Caucus (SHC), …

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If you’ve seen the recently released “Cesar Chavez” in the movies, you heard the iconic phrase, “We’ve seen the future and the future is ours.” Cesar Chavez might as well have been talking about today’s Texas Latinos. As Gary Scharrer, …

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Dear friend: I was student body president at Pan American University in 1971 when we brought Cesar Chavez to speak to the school. Yes, I looked like this in college. It was controversial. At that time Cesar Chavez was seen …

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We have begun the countdown of 100 hours until the deadline for uninsured people to sign up for health insurance. The deadline is at 9:59 p.m. MST, Monday, March 31. The state delegation, Sen. José Rodríguez, Rep. Joe Pickett, Rep. …

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