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“With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in.” – Abraham Lincoln, March 4, 1865

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Annual Louisiana Survey Should Make State GOP Officials Rethink Political Messaging, Legislative Agenda. But...

The governor’s agenda enjoys broad, bipartisan support, while his political adversaries bank on a strategy of amnesia and disinformation.

Gimme that Ol’ Time Dominionism: How Gene Mills Is Using Democracy to Make...

Dr. Barbara Forrest is an internationally-renowned author, scholar, and science education advocate. Forrest's expert testimony in Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District...

Confessions of a Krewe du Vieux Member

For most of the world, Mardi Gras in New Orleans is known for its enormous parades and mega-krewes, but for locals, the tradition of political satire is the truest expression of the spirit and purpose of Carnival. Peter Athas tells the story of the Krewe du Vieux and how his "sub-krewe"- the Krewe of Spank- have carried on that tradition with irreverent and unapologetic gusto.

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