Women from Code Pink, along with a few male allies, recently picketed the Bank of America on Inwood and Lemmon.
Teachers with Alliance/AFT of Dallas picketed outside the administration office of the Dallas Independent School district before the board meeting on Feb. 23.
The daughter of a minister and domestic worker, Barbara Jordan was the first black woman elected to the Texas Senate and the first black woman elected to the U.S. Congress from the deep South.
Progressive organizations came together to protest home foreclosures with a long march and vigil in North Dallas.
"We are in a new era, a new situation, which none of us have ever seen before."
In his last words to his brother, Luna said he couldn't accomplish his dreams because there was a huge wall blocking him from fulfilling his goals.
Other non-violent protests planned.
Duane Buck, an African American death row inmate in Texas was refused a new hearing by the Supreme Court this week.
Union members and North Texas Jobs with Justice rallied outside the Dallas main post office the morning of Nov. 7. Response from post office customers and thousands of passers-by on Highway 30 was generous and positive.
Shocking video surfaced recently showing Republican Aransas County Judge William "Bill" Adams battering his physically disabled 16-year-old daughter.