State Rep. Gene Wu Addresses Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans (March 23, 2021)
On Tuesday's Houston Matters: We get an update on sexual assault allegations against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. Also this hour: State Rep. Gene Wu addresses recent hate crimes against Asian Americans across the nation and answers your questions. You can submit yours now to firstname.lastname@example.org. Then, we reflect on the women of the Bush family, which is the subject of author J. Randy Taraborrelli's book Grace and Steel: Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the Women of... Read More
Ep. 67 Donato Clay and Rep. Gene Wu - Challenging Racist Institutions: St. Thomas' Episcopal School
One way to stop the perpetuation of racism in America is to publicly call out and hold racist institutions responsible. Houston's St. Thomas' Episcopal School is one such institution, and Donato Clay, a Black alum of the school, has lead a recent movement to demand atonement. Join us this week as three STE alums, including our host, State Rep. Gene Wu, and Mr. Clay, discuss one Houston example of challenging a racist institution.
Episode 43: Giving Back To Your Community Ft: Representative Gene Wu!
In this episode we were able to record this podcast with Gene Wu on giving back to your own community! The importance of ones own community is often times underrated and we decided to look into ways in which students can find ways to improve the places they've come from whether it be there own neighborhoods, states, or even schools that they graduated from.
The 2019 Texas Legislative Session is quickly approaching. What can revved up Houston progressives do to keep the momentum going? From school finance to effective activism, we discuss with Rep. Gene Wu what to expect during the Texas Lege and how you can make a difference!