Category: Houston Chronicle

10 things to know about Cuba’s special immigration benefit

Houston Chronicle Susan Eckstein, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee School of Global Studies Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and billionaire entrepreneur Donald Trump are in a dead tie for the Republican nomination in Texas, and both this week reiterated their enforcement position on immigration… Expert quote: “In 1994, President Bill Clinton gave Cubans yet another […]

Facebook is threat to marriage, study says

Houston Chronicle James Katz, College of Communication Love and marriage may go together but so do Facebook and divorce, that’s according to a study based on Texas couples… Expert quote: “The apparent association between the use of Facebook and other social networking sites and divorce and marital unhappiness in the United States raises troubling questions […]

Szymanski, Frost, Steketee: New Houston ordinance criminalizes hoarders

Houston Chronicle Co-written by Gail Steketee, School of Social Work While it seems that the authors of this ordinance set out to be sensitive to the complex issues surrounding hoarding disorder, we believe that calling it the Anti-Hoarding Ordinance needlessly stigmatizes those suffering from a mental illness… View full article by expert Gail Steketee