Bills brings a unique perspective to the topics of race, politics and social issues. He is a native Texan who is white, married to an African American woman. Writing from a multicultural perspective, he has challenged the status quo of his home state and the nation for over a decade. Bills is also a
Texas is known as a stronghold of conservative politics and values--in many cases ultraconservative--but those beliefs are taken to task in E.R. Bills' new book, Texas Dissident: Dispatches from a Diminished State, 2006-2016.