Monthly Archives: June 2018

Border cruelty notwithstanding, Abbott remains a loyal Trump soldier

  Gov. Greg Abbott finally was shamed into issuing a public statement, calling for an end to the Trump-sponsored child abuse down on the border, but even then he refused to be straight-forward about who was to blame. The governor … Continue reading

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Official silence on border cruelty is an endorsement

  Some people may be offended by what I am about to say, but I don’t care. Anyone who supports a government policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S. border is motivated either by racism or an … Continue reading

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Who is going to pay for more school counselors?

  In his recently announced school safety plan, Gov. Greg Abbott recognizes the potential importance of school counselors in preventing campus violence. But I wonder if he ever gave school counselors a second thought before the Santa Fe shootings. As … Continue reading

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Abbott has a school safety plan. Now what, governor?

  Gov. Greg Abbott has a school safety plan. Now what? More specifically, how is he going to pay for it? Or maybe more to the point, who is going to pay for it? So far, Abbott has identified about … Continue reading

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