Whether you were a student or extracurricular musician, you are invited to join the Texas Musicians and Educators Forum on Discord. Social distancing, school closures, and quarantine protocols may have put an end to group rehearsals and concerts, but there’s no reason to feel alone in this unprecedented time. First linked from the website of... Continue Reading →
Many districts and campuses will already be back in-term before Labor Day weekend, next September, when UFF2020 is set to be held in Austin, Texas. That shouldn't have to be a roadblock in your club or group attending the Fest, however. Every activism and advocacy group, large or small, is doing work that deserves to... Continue Reading →
With the announcement of the Scholars program and launch of Direct Donation portal, UFF2020 has begun the calls for admission ticket pass sales and preliminary merchandise releases. Just like 2019, admission passes come in tiers and prices will increase as Labor Day weekend approaches next September. The Black Pass Starting price, $19.95 This ticket includes four days... Continue Reading →
As of the evening of October 9, 2019, the United Fates Fest Scholars program awards list is LIVE, and sponsors can begin making direct contributions using a PayPal Pool link. All donors are promised free admission to the Fall Ball social on Sunday, September 6. What are the categories? Women in STEM Awarded to a female-identifying... Continue Reading →
Following Turnout Tuesday's lead, United Fates Fest has begun planning weekly themed "#Strike4" events, starting with the #GeneralStrike on September 4, 2020 and ending on U.S. Federal Elections Day, November 3. The nine sequential "action days" highlight activism and advocacy movements like the youth push for the Green New Deal, and gun violence prevention. Much... Continue Reading →
ClimateStrikeTX, Fridays for Future Hermosillo (Mexico), and MFOL Houston team up for Walkout against gun violence and environmental destruction.
Five young adults from Austin sat down with Bob Dailey and Jill Bailey at KOOP Radio on April 16 for an hour to discuss the environmental activism groups and efforts taking strides in the lone star state on the weekly show, "Civil Rights and Wrongs." VL Gaffney of Climate Strike TX, Emma Galbraith of Sunrise... Continue Reading →
Climate Strike TX state lead Virginia Gaffney discusses the socioeconomic factors affecting Texas’s ability to ditch fossil fuels