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Civil Rights

A Lesson on Religious Violence from South Asia

Published on April 14th, 2017 | by Margaret Fox

Photo: persecutionbd This past week, a proponent of religious and ethnic tolerance came to University of Texas Law School to discuss religiously motivated violence in Bangladesh. The Law School’s Rapoport Center hosted the talk by Khushi ... Read More


LBJ School

The World of the Texas State Capitol

Published on March 13th, 2017 | by Cody Brasher

Ding. Ding. Ding. Ding. Ding. Representative Gina Hinojosa rushes into the office just as the House is being called to the Floor, but she takes the time to greet everyone in the office and ask how ... Read More


Education Policy

Investing in Homeless Young Texans

Published on February 6th, 2017 | by Patricia Hart

Photo: Bionic Teaching Texas’ 85th legislative session kicked off last month. Lawmakers now have until the end of May to balance a state budget three percent smaller than that of the previous session. Having the power of ... Read More


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