Time to fight back
Fight the good fight at SlutWalk.SlutWalk is coming to a park near you. It all started earlier this year in Toronto, when a constable with the Toronto Police Service told a group of law school students at a safety seminar how not to become victims. His advice: Women should avoid dressing lik ... More >>
Metro's police force has a new leaderMetro's new police chief is a Hispanic veteran HPD cop with a law degree. HPD Captain Victor Rodriguez replaces Tom Lambert, who has taken another role in the agency, after a somewhat lengthy search. My goal and desire is to make METRO's police departmen ... More >>
The Indian-born artist explores social and economic disparity in his homeland
Fly me to the moon...oh, wait, we missed it!
Printmakers from three countries contribute to a new art exhibit at UHCL
Get ready for the closing curtain of Rice University's production of Threepenny Opera. The grand story by Bertold Brecht and Kurt Weill is being touted as "a musical of murder, mayhem, and matrimony!" Meant to satirize traditional opera while creating an new kind of musical theater, Threepenny is ... More >>
For some of us, home is where, when you have to go there, nobody's happy about it
The latest edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education has a story (not online for non-subscibers) about troubles at the American University of Afghanistan, a high-profile Bush Administration project in Kabul.Development there has been slow, and the blame goes mostly on the school's president, who ... More >>
Appearances aside, is the Houston Public Library doing the right thing for all?
HISD continues to send students to CEP. Whether they go there, stay there or return successfully to their home school is anyone's guess.
A lawsuit accuses HISD insurance consultants of conning the district
You too can "Inaugurate Yourself"
Edward P. Jones reveals another World
NASA can get political -- for Tom DeLay
It's time to get messy
Hip-hop notables get together to rap about responsibility
"Soul Sistaz" puts a new spin on the old boy's DJ/dance network
A fired UH prof sues in a student crusade for -- of all things -- geography
Thousands of missing FBI documents in the Timothy McVeigh case? It comes as no surprise to the survivors of Operation Lightning Strike.
Excavations for plantation artifacts - and the real truth - are unraveling the genteel gloss covering Texans' old notions about the slave era here
A Christmas cash cow
Armand Bayou Nature Center
Is Steve Stockman a committed crackpot, or just a hapless goofball?
The FBI's NASA sting operation may finally be headed to court
The Alley's Arms and the Man has Shaw's humor, but not his tears
Funding is down. Faculty is fleeing. And 50 professors are in semi-open revolt. Is the University of Houston on an irrovocable slide toward mediocrity?