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Neaux Reel Idea: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Review

Into the Spider-Verse isn’t just the best-animated movie of the year; it may be the best movie of the year, period.

New Orleans Physicians take a Stand for Gordon Plaza Relocation

Virginia Byron, MD, a resident at Tulane Medical Center, has spent the last few months educating the Medical professional community about Gordon Plaza, where over 50 households still live on the site of an abandoned landfill.

In a Network of Lines that Enlace

A new liquid natural gas (LNG) terminal and pipeline is planned for Plaquemines Parish, just south of New Orleans

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Mayor Cantrell Calls to Protect Sex Workers

On the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers, Mayor Latoya Cantrell issued a statement saying that the “stigma and shame” of sex work “put lives at risk.”

Hepatitis A Oubreak Declared in Louisiana

The Louisiana Office of Public Health has declared an outbreak of hepatitis A in Louisiana.

New Orleans’ Transgender Community and the Fight Against Fascism

“I don’t have any faith in the whites in power responding in the right way … they’ll treat us like they did our Japanese brothers and sisters in World War II. They’ll throw us into concentration camps. The Wallaces and the Birchites will take over. The sick people and the fascists will be strengthened. They’ll […]

Neaux Reel Idea: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Review

Into the Spider-Verse isn’t just the best-animated movie of the year; it may be the best movie of the year, period.

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Community Spotlight: More Fun Comics, Talking Shop With DC

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Grabes’ Greenhouse – Pt. 3

Mademoiselle de la Forêt

Grabes’ Greenhouse – Pt. 2

Art in New Orleans takes a new form…treasure hunting!

December 2018 Edition


Four Historic Trees

A look into the arguments against the proposed affordable housing development in the Bywater.

The Battle With Street Mentality and Rap Success

Music is culture in New Orleans. People from around the world visit the city to recognize the work of Louis Armstrong and the origination of jazz. New Orleans, however, is also home to southern rap. Major record labels (Cash Money and No Limit) have originated out of New Orleans’ projects. These labels have provided opportunity, bringing fame and fortune to some of New Orleans most impoverished residents.

Power to the People: Standout Legal Services for New Orleans

In the event you need a lawyer, it’s good to know which ones are looking out for the people – the people of the Crescent City, that is.

Yes, We’re Here: An Interview on Chained for Life

Last month, the New Orleans Film Festival highlighted Chained for Life, an independent feature about filmmaking that turns the ableist and faux-progressive notions and acts upside down. After reviewing the movie, I was inspired to contact the filmmaker Aaron Schimberg and lead actor Adam Pearson, to see what they had to say about their film, their experiences, the industry, and how much farther we need to go.