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Mission Admonished

Jun 22, 2016 By Jeff Salamon

A new biography takes a hard look at our forty-third president’s foreign policy record, with assessments that often stand in stark contrast with Bush's own verdict on his presidency.

The Checklist

Jun 22, 2016 By Texas Monthly

What to read, watch, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.

Meet the Beetle

Jun 22, 2016 By Wes Ferguson

How long it will take the dreaded emerald ash borers to fully establish themselves in Texas? And how many native ash trees will they decimate?

The Gulf War

Jun 16, 2016 By Barry Yeoman

Texas’s commercial and recreational fishermen are fighting it out over access to a once-imperiled fish.

The Checklist

May 26, 2016 By Texas Monthly

What to read, watch, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.

The Checklist

Apr 20, 2016 By Texas Monthly

What to read, watch, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.

Wimberley Storm Warning

Apr 20, 2016 By Wes Ferguson

A year ago, the Blanco River overran its banks and devastated Hays County—just as a handful of government officials had predicted decades ago.

Recent Arrivals

Mar 23, 2016 By Jeff Salamon

Illustration by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders. Click to enlarge. When Governor Greg Abbott announced, in the wake of the November terrorist attacks on Paris, that Texas would not accept any new Syrian refugees, he was flouting the law of the land: the placement of refugees within the United…

The Checklist

Feb 24, 2016 By Texas Monthly

What to watch, read, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.

The Bottom Line

Feb 24, 2016 By Jeff Salamon

MBAs Across America CEO and co-founder Casey Gerald explains why it’s hard to change the world.

The Checklist

Jan 27, 2016 By Texas Monthly

What to watch, read, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.

How J. Frank Dobie Got His Groove Back

Dec 23, 2015 By Jeff Salamon

In 1975 the estate of J. Frank Dobie (1888–1964) established an endowment that would allow the University of Texas Press to keep his books in print for decades to come. Forty years later, the arrangement is still in place, and the press annually sells thousands of copies of…

The Checklist

Dec 23, 2015 By Texas Monthly

What to watch, read, listen to, and look at this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.