Politics

Escobar in front of a mural by artist El Mac in downtown El Paso on April 6, 2019.
Veronica vs. the Swamp

Sep 19, 2019 By Robert Moore

Veronica Escobar, the first Latina to represent El Paso in Congress, isn’t afraid of playing the Washington game—as long as it means the Texas borderlands get the respect they deserve.

Texas bats in San Antonio
Can Texas Bats Be Saved?

Aug 26, 2019 By Dan Oko

If Texas biologists can prevent an outbreak of white-nose syndrome, caused by a fast-spreading fungus, they may provide a new national model for bat conservation.