The Paisano

Mayoral candidates talk social justice

Mayoral candidates talk social justice

Diego Lopez

April 12, 2017

San Antonio mayoral candidates had the opportunity to address several important issues including the lack of voter participation, community and police relations, an increase of fear among undocumented immigrants, implementing environmentally sustainable policies, housing policies and public transportatio...

MOVE San Antonio hosts “San Antonio Night Live” a mayoral candidate forum

MOVE San Antonio hosts “San Antonio Night Live” a mayoral candidate forum

Alex Birnel

April 5, 2017

How do you get a performance of Selena’s “Como La Flor,” readings of Maya Angelou and a Nicki Minaj impersonation (complete with pink wing)under the same roof as a giant make-your-own paper pizza slices where the toppings have public policy issues written on them? You host a candidate f...

Municipal, mayoral & midterm elections matter

Editorial staff

January 25, 2017

The 2016 presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton was long and ugly. Many Americans are now feeling weary of politics and relieved the election is over – this is understandable. This November, only 55 percent of the voting age population cast ballots. This measure of turnout is the ...