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Houston marches against Trump

Protesters at Friday's Inauguration Protest in Houston.

Jimmieka Mills, Editor-in-Chief

January 23, 2017

Thousands of protesters marched in downtown Houston this weekend in opposition to President Donald Trump’s inauguration. The marchers were motivated by the same opposition sediment that spurred similar protests around the nation on inauguration day Friday and on Saturday. On Friday hundreds marched...

Young Invincibles offers Health Advocacy Training

Young Invincibles will host training July 14 6:30-8:30 on health coverage gaps at the Montrose Center 401 Branard.

Egalitarian, Staff Report

July 6, 2016

Young Invincibles would like to invite you to our Health Coverage Gap Advocacy Training on July 14 from 6:30–8:30pm at the Montrose Center, 401 Branard St., Houston TX. It will be the first of five statewide trainings on the health coverage gap for young adults. YI is a national non-profit organization...

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Screenshot of the website, Jan. 26.

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

January 27, 2016

December 17 came and went. January 15 came and went. January 31 is almost here. It’s the last day to enroll in a health insurance plan on for 2016 coverage. If you enroll before the end of January, you will be covered starting March 1. Sure, you’re healthy, you may eat organic a...

Texas is #1 in uninsured

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has stated that he is unwilling to consider the expansion of Medicaid. Photo from Jan. 8.
(Jay Janner /Austin American-Statesman via AP /

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

January 27, 2016

Everything's bigger in Texas, including the number of uninsured. We like to think we are number one in everything. Texas is the number one state in the country in the number of uninsured individuals. Thanks to the Republican State Legislature failing to expand Medicaid for two legislative sessions...

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