Texas OKs Mexican-American Studies Curriculum Under New NameThe Texas Board of Education on Wednesday gave preliminary approval to creating statewide academic standards for a Mexican-American studies high school course — but only after changing the name to "ethnic studies," which conservatives argued is less alienating for other groups of people.
Plan To Remove Oldest Confederate Memorial In Dallas In LimboThe recommendation sets in motion an expected political battle centered around a 113-year-old monument -- The Confederate War Memorial.
Austin To Rename 5 Schools With Names Tied To ConfederacyFive Austin schools are searching for new names after officials voted to get rid of the current names that have ties to Confederate leaders and soldiers.
Texas Board Again Rejects Mexican-American Studies TextbookThe Texas Board of Education for the second year has rejected a Mexican-American studies textbook, with members arguing this time the book wasn't expansive enough.
Dallas Citizens Voice Their Opinion On Confederate MonumentsThere is a plan for street name changes, and what to do with this memorial, but that plan didn't stop Dallas citizens from offering their pointed views to the Mayor and Council.
All-Female Crew Becomes Southwest's First 'Unmanned' Boeing 737 FlightThe team became the first all-female crew to staff the airline's newest Boeing 737 Max 8 jet airliners.
Austin Replaces Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples DayAustin officials have voted to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day.
Jefferson Davis Park Next On Confederacy-Connected Names Chopping BlockA Fort Worth park named after one-time president of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, may soon receive a name change.
Dallas History: A Different PerspectiveAs the debate rages over Dallas' confederate symbols, there is an obvious, at times emotional, reverence for history.
Crane Removes Robert E. Lee Statue That Stood For 81 YearsCrews came to finish what they started last week, removing a Confederate statue that has stood for 81 years in Robert E. Lee Park.
Dallas May Remove Robert E. Lee Statue At Cost Of $500KThe city of Dallas’ most prominent Confederate statue could come down, as soon as Wednesday morning.
Lawmakers Meet Privately To Discuss Confederate SymbolsSome Southern legislators have met privately to discuss Confederate symbols and race relations.