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Editorial Roundup: Texas

Oct. 11, 2021 10:04 AM EDT

Houston Chronicle. Oct. 8, 2021. Editorial: The phony ‘critical race theory’ crusade strikes again - and Katy ISD fell for it Near the end of the graphic novel at the center of this week’s firestorm in Katy ISD, a white seventh-grader named Liam...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Oct. 06, 2021 11:53 AM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Oct. 4 The Guardian on the Pandora papers — bringing tax havens to heel: Five years after the Panama papers exposed the vast scale of offshore banking and business...

Mixed feelings in El Paso about looser Texas gun limits

Sep. 01, 2021 19:25 PM EDT

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Martin Portillo got a gun after the mass shooting at a Walmart in his hometown of El Paso two years ago, even though it went against his upbringing. His wife, Daisy Arvizu, was working at the store when a man started firing — allegedly bent on...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Sep. 01, 2021 12:16 PM EDT

Aug. 30 The Los Angeles Times on the Texas abortion law: A horrendous new Texas law scheduled to go into effect Wednesday would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected — typically around six weeks of gestation — and turn individuals into...