It is Monday, and that means it is time for another edition of the Texas Progressive Alliance’s Weekly Blog Round-Up.
In her first ever YouTube video, TXsharon shows the emissions boiling into the air when a Barnett Shale gas well undergoes hydraulic fracture.
The Texas Cloverleaf shows that pictures can tell a thousand words. And the pictures of ships at anchor in Singapore is telling the world we are screwed.
Burnt Orange Report discusses the over 22,000 voters
being purged from the Hidalgo County Voter Rolls.
Redistricting isn’t just a state issue. The City of Houston is under pressure to redraw its City Council lines Off the Kuff takes a look at where this stands.
BossKitty at TruthHugger is amazed at the social progress creeping around the world. America elects a half black, half white President. Iceland appoints an openly lesbian Prime Minister. Whats next? Yes We Can – Iceland Courageous
Easter Lemming Liberal News writes his congressman while considering the Republican death spiral.
WhosPlayin announced 46,000 layoffs this past week – just in the blogging industry.
Over at Texas Kaos, Libby Shaw’s keeping an eye on Senator Jackass of Texas as he tries to heighten his national profile at the expense of American families. in his latest hit, the buckskin fringed one votes against children having health care. Again.
The Republicans are having an identity crisis, and the election of Michael Steele as RNC chair is not likely to help them solve it. PDiddie at Brains and Eggs observes that Rush Limbaugh is still calling the shots, and they are all cheap.
Neil at Texas Liberal offers some thoughts on city elections in Houston.