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TribCast: Bush's legacy, Confederate monuments and segregated public schools

On this week’s TribCast, Emily talks to Ross, Alexa and Aliyya about George H.W. Bush’s legacy in Texas, the Trib's recent project on desegregation efforts in Texas public schools and the future of a Confederate plaque in the Texas Capitol.

Primary teacher Carlissa Alonso lines students up in preparation to leave the classroom on April 26, 2018, at Steele Montessori Academy, a formerly closed campus. In line from left are, Logan Casares, Aviana Chapa, Chloe Colon, Elton Saucedo, and Fynley Perez.


The Texas Tribune put this podcast on hiatus in August 2023 due to staffing changes in the newsroom. The TribCast was The Texas Tribune’s weekly political podcast, hosted by Matthew Watkins and featuring a rotating cast of editors, reporters and other guests.

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