Jan Jarboe Russell

Articles by Jan Jarboe Russell

She Got Game

Feb 12, 2015 By Jan Jarboe Russell

Becky Hammon didn’t get hired as the Spurs’ assistant coach because she’s a woman. She got the job for the same reason everyone gets a job with the Spurs: to keep the team winning.

The Road From Crystal City

Dec 9, 2014 By Jan Jarboe Russell

During World War II, Isamu Taniguchi was one of six-thousand-plus immigrants sent to a little-known internment camp in South Texas for being a suspected spy. In this excerpt from her new book, Jan Jarboe Russell uncovers how he and his family emerged unbroken.

Fathers and Sins

Jan 20, 2013 By Jan Jarboe Russell

What happens to your belief in God when your son commits suicide after being molested by a priest? That's a question Nancy and Pat Lemberger have been struggling with for years.

Take Two Tablets

Jan 20, 2013 By Jan Jarboe Russell

Should a monument featuring the Ten Commandments be allowed to remain on the grounds of the Texas Capitol? A homeless former defense lawyer says no.