This is the actual point of charter schools: A trio of intertwined charter school networks operating within Houston ISD have paid or lent at least $17 million during the last.
I don't see how there is any interpretation of people camping out to get free health care other than an indictment of the complete failure of American capitalism to distribute.
As Charlie Pierce discusses, it's maybe not such a great idea to not only have the nation's 4th largest city, but also critical parts of the American infrastructure in an.
Perhaps Harvey is finally the storm where we begin to take climate change. Even hard-core climate denier Greg Abbott is calling these storms "the new normal." Houston has been hit.
This is a really interesting article on Houston. Probably the most car-centric city and certainly the most anti-zoning, given that it doesn't have any, city in the nation, Houston is.
OK, no one would really say that Houston is an urban utopia. But this op-ed in the Houston Chronicle actually does make some good points, even if it can be.