Labor leader César Chávez’s impact reached beyond abused farm hands

Happy Birthday to a Legend and Friend JAMES HARRINGTON Guest columnist Timed for release on today’s 87th anniversary of César Chávez’s birthday and the holiday named for him, the movie “César Chávez: History Is Made One Step at a Time” will show in theaters around the country. It premiered at the SXSW Film Festival in […]

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TCRP – Odessa Tribute to Our Veterans – Feb. 22, 2014

Jose E Coll, PhD

THANK YOU for a wonderful event! Our West Texas Gala has different themes every year that celebrate a human rights issue, and honors individuals in our community who have been true advocates for the individuals we serve. The theme for our next gala will be a Tribute to our Veterans. All proceeds will benefit our […]

TCRP-Houston Voting Rights Benefit featuring State Sen. Rodney Ellis

Sen. Rodney Ellis

THANK YOU for a terrific event! Texas Civil Rights Project-Houston cordially invites you to join us for a relaxing and joyful evening to support our civil rights campaign in Houston– including our recent efforts to enforce the rights of Texas voters in the wake of the Supreme Court’s disappointing decision invalidating the heart of the […]

Democracy in Texas?: TCRP Human Rights Report on Faulty Voter Registration Procedures

Get the report in pdf format (1.3 MB): The Texas Civil Rights Project has released a 63-page human rights report on defective and inadequate voter registration procedures at the state and local level, which result in thousands of Texans not having the opportunity to register to vote, as the law requires, or not having their […]

Overnight Fire at TCRP Austin Oct. 30 — Donations Welcome

Donate Here to Support TCRP and Help Us Recover from This Fire View the KXAN Live Report AUSTIN (KXAN) – The Austin Fire Department is investigating a fire that happened at the Texas Civil Rights Project building. It happened just before 1 a.m. Wednesday on the 1400 block of Montopolis Drive. Arson investigators on the […]