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World Cracked Open: When Fracking Came to Town

Reading Time: 11 minutesWhoWhatWhy Climate Change CoverageDeep in the north country of Texas, Sharon Wilson — a fifth-generation Texan — and her son used to take her 1996 Chevy truck and drive into the pasture on clear nigh

Land Restoration Pioneer Sets a Shining Example

Reading Time: 1 minuteThe greatest conservation tool ever made is grass. That’s how David Bamberger sees it after restoring 5,500 acres of overgrazed, depleted land in Texas back to a rich, biodiverse habitat.Bamberger, a former fried chicken tycoon who cashed in his chips nearly 50 years ago, used his fortune to buy the worst patch of land he could find and heal it.

Activists Sue Texas for Fake Voter Fraud Alert

Texas officials caused quite a splash this week when they suggested that tens of thousands of noncitizens may have voted illegally since 1996. But it quickly became apparent that not all was what these officials made it seem to be — and now they find themselves on the receiving end of a class action lawsuit.

The Texas Two-Step on Voter Fraud: Make Outlandish Claims, Then Walk Them Back

Incendiary claims by the Texas secretary of state that 95,000 non-citizens are registered to vote in Texas are already back by Texas state officials, who made headlines with what appear to be poorly documented charges.

FREEDOM TEXAS STYLE With Luke And Ernest Hancock

In this video, Luke Rudkowski is joined onstage at the United We Stand Conference in Texas by Ernest Hancock. They discuss independent media strategies and much more. You can watch this video on DTube .

Fighting Abortion Texas Style

As Texas governor, Rick Perry (R) helped put in place some of the country’s most restrictive abortion laws. Though he is now ensconced in the Trump administration, heading up the Department of Energy, his brand of anti-abortion fervor has infected Republicans in dozens of states, in Congress, and the White House.

9 Earthquakes Rock North Texas In Less Than A Day

Nine earthquakes, three of them greater than a 3.0 in magnitude, rocked the DFW area on Tuesday afternoon and into early Wednesday, knocking items off of walls, causing cracks to appear in ceilings and generall

Texas plumber has ‘no idea’ how ISIS militants ended up with his old truck

By David Ferguson Raw StoryTexas plumber says he has no idea how his old company truck ended up in a jihadi photo from the front lines of the war in Syria produced by the militant group ISIS.

Déclin par suffisance

Dans un passé éloigné, les Empires et leurs dirigeants autocrates et tyranniques ne ressentaient pas le besoin de se prémunir de prétextes pour partir en guerre afin de spolier les terres, les biens et les ressources d’autrui. L’aube venue, leurs descendants, via des marionnettes, se sont autoproclamés démocrates. Ils ont dès lors, et malgré eux, transformé la plèbe en opinion publique. Aïe. Eh oui, fallait réfléchir avant les gars !

Witness: Laredo Police Knew It Was a Pellet Gun When They Killed Jose Garza

Guillermo Jimenez &; An eyewitness to the police killing of Jose Walter Garza in Laredo, Texas, on Saturday has come forward to contradict the official account of events. In an interview with local, independent journalist Hector Cubillos, Gateway Truck Stop CFO Victor Treviño said police know...

Fort Hood shooting: Texas army killer linked to September 11 terrorists - Telegraph

As investigators look at Hasan's motives and mindset, his attendance at the mosque could be an important piece of the jigsaw. Al-Awlaki moved to Dar al-Hijrah as imam in January, 2001, from the west coast, and three months later the September 11 hijackers Nawaf al-Hamzi and Hani Hanjour began attending his services. A third hijacker attended his services in California.

Surviving Fort Hood shooting suspect arrested at golf course, officer says - CNN.com

A senior officer who was playing golf Thursday near Fort Hood, Texas, told CNN he witnessed the arrest of one of the two surviving suspects of the shooting at the Army installation.