TPA Roundup – 3/26/2012
The Texas Progressive Allianceis wearing a hoodie this week as it brings you the blog roundup.
BossKitty at TruthHugger is angry that Republicans are all about manipulating personal liberties and imposing their specific religious rules on America, while allowing a real crisis to get worse. GOP Candidates Ignore Water Crisis, Prefer Religious Culture Crisis. On top of imposing their narrow religious interpretations to the general public, Republicans want a dumber America. Corporate Religion, Corporate Education and the Mental Devolution of America.
At TexasKaos, Libby Shaw explains the Texas version of the Republican assualt on women. Check out Rick Perry’s and the Texas GOP Unrelenting War on Women.
Annise Parker is quite possibly the best mayor Houstonians could have ever hoped for, if you consider her actions from a moderate Republican point of view. PDiddie at Brains and Eggs breaks it down.
Neil at Texas Liberal continued to focus on the fact that the Texas forced sonogram law is state-mandated rape. In the week ahead Neil will post at Texas Liberal a letter he co-authored asking Amnesty International to come to Texas to investigate this human rights abuse.
Bay Area Houston comments on the GOPs’ new Re-Nig bumper sticker.
Today in Texas history, March 1836: Colonel James W. Fannin’s Execution at Goliad, read the account from the sole survivor from the massacre at Goliad.