What in the boot-stompin-two-tooth-tobaccah-chewin-pearl-snap-wearin-disgraceful-racist-honky is going on in Weatherford, TX? https://t.co/JTHY48chQJ— poor peeps’ department (@poorpeepsdept) July 26, 2020
Weatherford, TX - White man punches black man standing in the street as Confederate counter-protesters face-off against Black Lives Matter protesters The police do not arrest the white man. This is America.— Michael Hendricks (@JudeNewcomb) July 25, 2020
Bottom middle stream.#texas #blacklivesmatter #racistUSA #racism pic.twitter.com/q4qHOG58Px
Shell Seas, blogging at Living Blue in Texas, has more.
Today, in Tyler TX: Trump goons attacked peaceful folks at a rally with @Hank4Texas, Democratic Party Congressional candidate for TX-1. Tyler Police watched the assaults at the Courthouse Square. https://t.co/9BwgE1kiNN— BarbaraAnn Radnofsky (@TXBarbaraAnn) July 27, 2020
Gilbert's Twitter feed has three links to East Texas media accounts of the skirmish, all with video.
A person was shot and killed during a downtown Austin protest. According to @imhiramg, the shooter charged into the crowd and shot at protesters. https://t.co/gyVI0jOs8I— Katie Hall (@Katie_Statesman) July 26, 2020
Last night, Garrett's death reverberated beyond Austin and made its way to the walls of Los Angeles. In both LA & Oxnard, protesters will march in his memory, and in solidarity with his fiancée, his loved ones, and his comrades in Austin.https://t.co/JSyh2axue2— Mike Ramos Brigade (@mike_r_brigade) July 26, 2020
A distraught witness describes the shooting. Garrett was beloved by his community and he leaves behind his wife. 💔 pic.twitter.com/nCtV9TGLj0— Chad Loder (@chadloder) July 26, 2020
Two gunmen released after Austin #BLM protester #GarrettFoster is shot dead https://t.co/vpuM2IBLNW #AustinShooting #AustinProtest #ATX— Forever in debt to your priceless advice. (@PDiddie) July 27, 2020
Here is a CONFIRMED GoFundMe for Garrett Foster, the victim of last night's drive-by murder at a #BlackLivesMatter march in #AustinTx.— Kit O'Connell is Antifascist (BLM) (@KitOConnell) July 26, 2020
His wife is disabled & he was her primary caretaker. They will need a LOT of support. Please give. #GarrettFoster https://t.co/RdO9p1lioZ
While they’re rationing healthcare in #SouthTexas due to high #COVID19 numbers & #HurricaneHanna is pounding the TX [email protected] is playing golf at one of his properties at taxpayers’ expense #TrumpVirus #COVIDIOT #GrifterInChief @JohnCornyn @tedcruz @RepRonWright https://t.co/1NmAMuH8kT— J. Milford (@Onegreystray) July 26, 2020
Military contractor personnel in McAllen, TX block an attorney from visiting with migrant children illegally detained at a hotel: https://t.co/pb8S2HM8ms— Aarón Cantú (@aaron_con_choco) July 23, 2020
🚨 ALERT: we learned that some of the remaining families are being moved from the Hampton Inn right now during #HurricaneHanna. Our legal team is rapidly responding to ensure we don't lose them.— Texas Civil Rights Project (@TXCivilRights) July 26, 2020
Where are they taking them now? Congress must investigate: https://t.co/nP6h8r90dZ
Oh hey, did you see one Texas county has been hit so hard by COVID it has formed a death panel to decide which patients are too sick to save?— Mark Elliott (@markmobility) July 24, 2020
Yep, thanks to @GovAbbott and @realDonaldTrump not listening to scientists. https://t.co/WbcQhQdESO
Seventh Soldier from Vanessa Guillen's Duty Station Found Deadhttps://t.co/8pKg1TnL9J— Niko House 🌺🌹✊🏾 (@nikoCSFB) July 26, 2020
'I will not sacrifice myself,' says teacher fed up with back-to-school debate https://t.co/6AREVUTS0E pic.twitter.com/tyOH5jM7vk— ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston) July 22, 2020
“I Felt Alone”: The Story Of How An Immigrant Teenager Fought To Stay In The US While Under Guard In A Texas Hotel https://t.co/tjqZlqk1e6— Shallremainnameless (@Spiggitzfan) July 24, 2020
The Texas Rangers were vicious enforcers of white power. J.T. Canales was the only Mexican American in the legislature. He lost the fight, but the reckoning he sought is finally underway.— Texas Observer (@TexasObserver) July 23, 2020
Today marks the 157th anniversary of the death of Sam Houston, who died on July 26, 1863. His last words were "Texas, Margaret, Texas." He was buried during a rainstorm in Oakwood Cemetery in Huntsville and, because of the Civil War, few people were in attendance. pic.twitter.com/IL2ECEdaRY— Traces of Texas (@TracesofTexas) July 26, 2020
Much more Wrangled -- and to be posted -- shortly.