It’s the greatest honor the Houston-based cancer immunologist can imagine—even more than playing onstage with Willie Nelson.
Articles by Eric Benson
Sep 19, 2018 — By Eric Benson
Brownsville police officer Valerie Rivas was charged with smuggling her undocumented boyfriend. She’s been acquitted. He’s likely to be deported.
Aug 20, 2018 — By Eric Benson
In his latest book, the author doesn't pull punches with either political party.
Jun 22, 2018 — By Eric Benson
David and Nathan Zellner have made it as indie filmmakers in their own under-the-radar way. Now they’re going mainstream (sort of), with the Robert Pattinson–starring western ‘Damsel.’
Jun 18, 2018 — By Eric Benson
The Democratic Senate candidate led a march to the new Tornillo facility holding immigrant children, but he doesn't have a full picture of what's going on inside.
From a breastaurant to a thriller featuring puppets, here are eight movies from Texans to watch this summer.
Apr 25, 2018 — By Eric Benson
The rural noir, in which working-class investigators tackle in-your-face racism in East Texas, may be on the verge of cancellation.