Columnist Targets Rangers Baseball For Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist Past: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Rangers law enforcement agency.
As Texans Celebrate Juneteenth Push Strengthens To Make The Emancipation Day A National HolidayTexans have celebrated Juneteenth for 155 years, but this year -- as the world joins America protesting and speaking out about racial injustice -- the observance has grown larger and has an added importance.
Black Lives Matter Mural Coming To Sandra Bland Parkway In Prairie ViewThe stretch of road was renamed after Bland, whose death fueled national outrage about police brutality.
Uncle Ben's Joins Aunt Jemima In Evolving Brand's Identity, 'Now Is The Right Time'Texas-based Uncle Ben’s is following in Aunt Jemima's footsteps in evolving its visual brand identity.
UT President To Meet With Student Groups On Athletes' Demands To Ditch 'The Eyes Of Texas'The athletes said last week they won’t help the school recruit future athletes and won't participate in alumni events as they typically do.
Dallas Stars Center Tyler Seguin & Former Goalie Marty Turco Among White NHL Players Finding Their Voice On RacismLong-time Houston resident George Floyd's death in police custody has touched off a reckoning of race and race relations and sports has been part of it, from the NFL and NASCAR to the National Hockey League.
Mansfield ISD School Secretary Resigns After Racist Facebook PostA secretary at James Coble Middle School has resigned after a racist social media post she allegedly shared was brought to the district's attention.
Dallas Police Post Emotional Video Urging Viewers To Help End Racism & #TakeAKneeThe video put out by the Dallas Police Department begins with the statement -- "To the communities we serve: We hear you."
Hackers Interfere With Police Radio Communications During Black Lives Matter ProtestsAuthorities are investigating interference with radio communications and websites or networks used by police and other officials during protests.
Texas Natives Emmanuel Acho And Matthew McConaughey Have An 'Uncomfortable Conversation'Former NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho attended the private St. Mark's School Of Texas in Dallas, while actor Matthew McConaughey went to public school in Longview, but the two men came together in a safe place in Austin to have an 'uncomfortable' discussion about race and bias.
'Thoughtfully Listening,' Birdville ISD Considers Abolishing School's Confederate ThemesBirdville ISD is "evaluating the effects of possible changes," to Richland High School’s Confederate themes.
Texas Civil Rights Activist Who Witnessed 'I Have A Dream Speech' Says Diversity Of Today's Protesters Gives Him Hope"When I see whites and blacks and Hispanics and even see a police officer walk over and give a protestor a hug, that encourages me," says Glen Rice.
Commissioners Vote To Remove Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County CourthouseTarrant Co. commissioners voted 4-0 to remove a highly scrutinized monument honoring Confederate war soldiers currently in front of the historic county courthouse.
PGA Tour To Hold Minute Of Silence At 8:46 To Honor George Floyd In a memo to players Tuesday, Commissioner Jay Monahan said there would be a moment of silence in each of the four rounds at the Charles Schwab Challenge that will coincide with the 8:46 a.m. tee time.
Dallas Mavericks Host 'Courageous Conversations' Meet-Up In Victory Plaza"I saw that video," Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said. "I saw the officer on his neck, I was repulsed. It was stomach churning. It made me ill."