Defending Hemphill
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Defending Hemphill

Last Saturday, residents of the Hemphill neighborhood gathered to raise funds for a scholarship in honor of Patrick Zamarripa, the former Dallas police officer who was one of five officers killed in 2016 in a…

Radical Police Union Posturing
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Radical Police Union Posturing

Fort Worth’s deep-pocketed police union recently threw its support behind Mattie Parker, former chief of staff for soon-to-be-outgoing Mayor Betsy Price and current candidate for mayor. Manny Ramirez, head of the Fort Worth Police Officers’ Association,…

The Foilies 2021
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The Foilies 2021

The day after the 2021 inauguration, Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut took to Twitter to declare, “Biden is making transparency cool again.” This was a head-scratcher for many journalists and transparency advocates. Freedom of Information…