Daily Archives: July 12, 2015


A book on Dallas’ Racial Divide

The Most Dangerous Book in Dallas How an out-of-print title about the city’s racial divide is making a comeback. BY PETER SIMEKFROM D MAGAZINE MAY 2015 When Jim Schutze was working at the Dallas Times Herald, in the mid-’80s, he wrote a book called The Accommodation, a history of the city’s racial politics that has…


“The City of Palaces” named best Latino Novel

  Writer Michael Nava wins International Latino Book Award By Will Dean, Desert Outlook  published 10:46 a.m. PDT July 7, 2015 “The City of Palaces,” written by Michael Nava of the Bay Area and Palm Springs, recently was named Best Latino Novel by Latino Literacy Now. Set in Mexico City in the years before the Mexican…


Carlos Kevin Blanton authors new biography

Integration Hero and Education Legend George I. Sanchez Gets a New Biography by Ronnie Dugger Published on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at 12:10 CST Scholar-activist George I. Sanchez was an effective, relentless and cantankerous Hispanic leader in the fights against the rank racism leveled at Mexican-Americans in New Mexico and Texas from the 1930s through…

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