Writer, Community Organizer, Filmmaker, & lover of ideas. I live in Dallas, TX and I would love to meet you.
Front Entrance of LBJ Public Policy School at the University of Texas at Austin

I am attempting to go back to school at 36 years old *cue: eeks emoji* and I am a bit apprehensive about my statement of purpose. My dream school, really only school, that I want to attend is the University of Texas at Austin’s LBJ School for Public Policy and…

It is hard to summarize a succinct philosophy of teaching honestly. I have learned so much and in such a short amount of time to figure out the most prescient points to develop my own personal pedagogy. I think this is because as teachers we should always be learning. Teaching…

Local Denton, TX resident holding onto the local Confederate Monument in the downtown area.
Downtown Denton, TX — cowboy clinging to a Confederate Monument during a Black Lives Matter protest.

This man is a stranger. I do not know him. This photograph was taken by a friend because I wasn’t even at this event. It was a Black Lives Matter protest that took place earlier this week in my former hometown of Denton, TX; that erupted quite organically after the…

“The old world is dying, and the new world struggles to be born: now is the time of monsters.”

-Antonio Gramsci

It is quite easy to be myopic about the World at this moment. It has a lot of problems with no easily discernible solutions. So, it is quite natural and inevitable for everyone to stick to their individual routines and try and work on the issues that they have some…

Over 700 cities were represented Saturday, June 30th, and Denton was no exception. From 10 a.m. to noon several hundred of our fellow Dentonites came together for one purpose — solidarity with immigrants at the border. While it was part-protest of President Trump’s “zero-tolerance” policy which serves to criminally prosecute…

Q’s Café now open in Denton, TX

Yesterday was the soft-opening of Q’s café located at 222 W. Hickory Street, Suite 103, at the former location of Motto Sushi. …

Christopher Carl Wilkins

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