Lorenzo Cano

  • News

    April 24, 2014

    Rick Perry Lawyers Up. HISD Debuts New Mascots.

    We look at the rise and fall of the boy from Paint Creek.

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    HISD Names New Mascots, Goes With Second Choice at Lamar

    When the Houston ISD school board decided to retire some mascot names that it found culturally insensitive, it opened up the naming process to the community, who were invited to submit their top two choices to HISD administration. As is being announced this morning at a 10:30 a.m. press conference ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    Historic UH Chicano Mural Could Be Destroyed

    Since 1973, César Chávez, Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata have had steady presences at the University of Houston. That's when Vietnam War veterans and then UH students Ruben Angel Reyna and Mario Gonzales painted the icons into the "Chicano Mural," located on the basement level of UH's University ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    Un Pueblo Unido: Scenes From Houston's Immigration Protest

    Photos by Katharine Shilcutt​An estimated 7,000 people took to the streets of Gulfton on Saturday afternoon, part of a coordinated series of national protests against the passage of Arizona's SB 1070, a bill which many Hispanics in Arizona and across the nation have decried as racial profil ... More >>

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    The Warrior Ramirez

    For Macario, the fight for Chicano causes and culture is far from over

  • News

    April 29, 1999

    Roping In Ratings

    A rodeo ruckus riles rival Spanish TV stations

  • News

    April 30, 1998

    Frontier Fiesta

    The annual western party at UH is not everyone's idea of a good time