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Border Raids Prompted Suspension of Civil Liberties
Cárdenas recalls history that inspired his novel Balo's War. Guest post: Alfredo Cárdenas
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Trump’s Pardon of Arpaio repeats a Tragic History
"This is not the first time the use of the pardon was promised to law enforcement officials to shield them
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A Past for Our Future: Why I Donate to RTF
"Refusing to Forget is a tonic for all of us... Now more than ever we need the passion, power, and
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Dr. Cleo’s Book of Wonders
"In 2017, like in 1919, there seems to be a broad gulf between minority communities' faith in the law and
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Reflecting Upon and Living ‘The Past’
RTF receives National Endowment for the Humanities Grant to reflect upon state-sanctioned violence and the legacy of civil rights efforts
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Texas State Rep. Terry Canales Refuses to Forget
"In a time where the Texas State board continues to remove inconvenient history from our textbooks, I believe this story
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Matanza Unveiling
Refusing to Forget is excited to announce that the historical marker "Matanza of 1915" will be unveiled October 14, 2017
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A Traveling Exhibit As Testimony
Finding the Refusing to Forget project "...and pouring over their postings afforded me more than an education, it afforded me
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First RTF Curriculum Nearly Complete
Nicole Sintetos and Katie Vogel discuss the forthcoming student-centered curriculum, "The Life of Jovita Idar."
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Towards a more inclusive public and official Texas history
Team member Sonia Hernandez describes forthcoming Texas State Historical Markers that recognize history of anti-Mexican violence in Texas.
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