The 1982 film, “The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez,” provided an excellent example of the importance of understanding Spanish well for my A.C. Jones High School Spanish students, then later for my Coastal Bend College law enforcement Spanish students.
The redistricting process—the once-per-decade redrawing of Congressional, Texas Senate, Texas House and State Board of Education maps—will keep Live Oak and McMullen counties in Senate District 21, represented by Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo.
You will forgive me if I don’t have all the names of the smartest people on the planet, but I do have a lot of stuff from the smartest people on the planet. So, if I don’t mention your name in this report, that is OK because I know that you know who you are.
During the Black Civil Rights Movement in the 1970s, a genre of film – commonly referred to as Blaxploitation – emerged from Hollywood’s shadow and took America by storm. These mostly independent feature films starred black-majority casts and were guided by the vision of black directors and …