The New TribCast is Here!
KUT hosted this week’s podcast in its brand new studios at the Belo Center for New Media.
Ross, Reeve, Emily and Ben talk about the latest in abortion-related politics, the battle to build a medical school in the Rio Grande Valley, and what Texans can look forward to at the upcoming national political conventions.
Abortion Pills in Mexico
McALLEN — In this Roman Catholic stronghold, where abortion is deeply stigmatized, reproductive health providers tell stories of women going to pharmacies across the border in Mexico, in search of a drug they hope will terminate unwanted pregnancies.
Story by Thanh Tan
Photos by Reynaldo Leal
Summer Vacation for Young Pro-Lifers
A two-week summer camp outside of Bryan helps high school students learn how to become effective anti-abortion advocates. Counselors teach campers to adopt a gentler, compassion-based form of persuasion. “They all have a passion; that’s why they are here,” one counselor said.
Story by Morgan Smith
Photos by Ariel Min