Trump to Farm Bureau: “If you love your children, you’ll like me.”January 14, 2019
President Trump arrived in New Orleans today to celebrate the 100th convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation. “On this special anniversary, we gather here to celebrate, celebrate America’s proud farming heritage. Through your sweat, through all of your work, the strength of your hands, and in your hearts, the American farmer feeds and fuels, […]
TWO MORE FOR TITLE #2: Saints Eliminate Eagles 20-14, Advance to NFC Championship vs. RamsJanuary 14, 2019
At the end of yesterday’s game, the Saints left the field with a hard-fought come-from-behind 20-14 victory over the now-former Super Bowl champion Eagles.
Nervous But Loyal Who Dats Must Keep the Faith During Tomorrow’s NFC Championship GameJanuary 19, 2019
Saints fans can take comfort in the knowledge that they can personally make a direct impact upon tomorrow’s critical contest. Make that noise!
Trump Offers Temporary Protection for DACA and TPS Recipients in Exchange for the WallJanuary 19, 2019
In his second address, Trump brought some new offers to the table in order to get the $5.7 billion that he is requesting for his border wall.
Overwhelmed! Gun Buyback Hits Capacity in One HourJanuary 19, 2019
The much-advertised gun buyback Mayor LaToya Cantrell scheduled for today is already over.
Chef Payne Catering & The Better Boys Initiative Feed the Furloughed in BRJanuary 18, 2019
As the government shutdown beats on, federal workers are feeling the hurt now more than ever. Paychecks are at $0, savings (if any) are drying up, bills are due, and groceries are in dire need. Charities are doing what they can to fill the void, but are, quite frankly, seeing their services choked by the […]
January 2019 Edition
Economic Disparity: Is It Hurting New Orleans Business?January 1, 2019
The City of New Orleans 2018 disparity study examined if there is a level playing field for minority and women-owned businesses in City contracts. There isn’t.
Rising Women Poets in New OrleansJanuary 1, 2019
A profile of five rising women poets in New Orleans that includes their work, links to their sites, headshots and interviews.
The Rise of Hate Crimes on the Jewish Population: Nationally and New OrleansJanuary 1, 2019
A Jew and a Gentile write about prejudice and antisemitism in New Orleans and beyond.
Major Changes in Criminal Justice Reform – The First Step ActJanuary 1, 2019
Criminal justice reform is of major interest to more than those with families in targeted neighborhoods and those with disadvantaged backgrounds.