Opinions: Texas Perspectives

Regardless of Class, We All Need Access to Zika Prevention

Aug. 22, 2016
Women's Health

The difference in how women and health care providers perceive the risk of contracting Zika re-inscribes class differences.

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Both Presidential Candidates’ Reform Plans Lack Specificity

Aug. 19, 2016

Unfortunately for America’s seniors, Social Security and Medicare/Medicaid reform have so far received little attention. That needs to change.

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We Must Deal with Teacher Stress to Save the Profession

Aug. 18, 2016
Teacher Stress

How teachers view their workplace can have a sustained effect on their job mobility and how they treat their students.

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We Need to Emphasize Mental Health Awareness in Minorities

Aug. 17, 2016
Mental Health

We need to change the mindset that the combination of minority status and mental illness is violent.

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Five Equity Questions Every Parent Must Ask

Aug. 15, 2016
Parents & Teachers

Parents should understand what their child’s teacher and principal thinks about issues of educational equity in order to address the racial achievement gap.

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