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In Texas, you probably won’t get welfare benefits — even if you qualify

Texas’ rolls of cash assistance recipients under its TANF program have steadily shrunk over the last two decades. Some experts say, the bureaucracy guarding the state’s safety net makes it difficult to access those benefits, even for Texans who fit the requirements.

What does affordable housing mean to you?

One person’s “affordable housing” is another person’s “shelter poverty.”

The Asylum Station

A day at the Greyhound bus station in downtown San Antonio, where virtually every day immigrants seeking asylum in the United States are transported from detention facilities in South Texas and dropped off to await uncertain futures.

Why it’s hard to talk about race

Often, it’s because it makes too many white people uncomfortable.

Sinclair San Antonio, Folo Media partner for TV special on S.A.’s inequality crisis

“Inequality: San Antonio’s Silent Crisis” takes a deep dive into the complex topic of economic segregation in San Antonio. The program aired Friday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m. on WOAI-TV and 9:13 p.m. on KABB-TV.

What is economic segregation, and why does it matter?

San Antonio’s challenge is not about “income inequality” — it’s about space.