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A group of political and pro-immigration reform activists told Friday, February 2, staffers for U.S. Senator John Cornyn they want him to show more leadership regarding a solution to protect from deportation people who benefited from the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly known as DACA.
The activists represented United We Dream, SEIU Texas, Indivisible Houston, Pantsuit Republic, Mi Familia Vota and RefuseFascism.org
“¡Libertad para Blanca Vázquez, libertad para Blanca Vásquez!…”, gritaban decenas de activistas en Houston entre las calles de Post Oak y Westheimer, al oeste de la ciudad para pedir la libertad de la madre de dos hijos, quien fue llevada a un centro de detención en El Paso, Texas tras pedir asilo a agentes federales de inmigración.
Indivisible Houston along with Texas Organizing Project, Tax March Houston, Pantsuit Republic and Houston Handmaids, rallied outside Ted Cruz's office on Monday, Nov. 27, as part of a National Day of Action protesting the recent Senate tax bill. Republicans revealed the $1.5 trillion plan early November, which some groups say will produce a significant tax cut for corporations. Daniel Cohen, president of Indivisible Houston, said the organization and other supporters against the tax bill have been
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Representatives of March for Science Houston, a science advocacy group, and Indivisible Houston, a progressive advocacy group, recommended that the City of Houston adopt net neutrality policies at the last city council meeting of the year.
During the part of the City Council’s meeting reserved for members of the public to address the council, Elle Church, of March for Science, recommended the creation of a municipal Internet service provider (ISP).
Houston resident Silky Malik proposed a fiber-based ISP administered through the City’s public library system.
The proposed services differ from Houston’s municipal WiFi, WeCan — city WiFi still needs internet service providers (ISPs) to function and because ISPs could slow internet speeds, the city’s service is not necessarily neutral.
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HOUSTON - The decision to end net neutrality may have been made at the federal level, but advocates trying to bring it back from the dead are looking for local solutions.
“Our city and its leaders can fix this problem that the national government has created. We are here to offer a solution. Municipal internet,” says Elle Church with March for Science Houston.
“We believe in competition. We think that its good we just want to give Houstonians a fair shot being able to do it,”