Leslie Ellison’s Anti-LGBT Views Make Her Unfit to Lead the Orleans Parish School Board
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“Running government like a business has been tried again and again, and has failed again and again.” – Henry Mintzberg
Colonialism: seeking to extend or retain authority over other people, for the purpose of exploitation.
Are the Industrial Tax Exemption Program’s evaluation procedures in Calcasieu Parish violating state open meetings and public records laws?
“Things are better, and you can’t bury you head in the sand and pretend they’re not better.” — Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne
A new nonprofit is set to launch in Louisiana with a simple and important mission: Empowering people to vote.
Landry led a legal challenge that may result in tens of millions of Americans and potentially over a million Louisianians losing their health insurance, but he is not the only elected official in the state who should be held accountable.
“No person shall be deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law.” — U.S. Constitution, 5th Amendment
“Nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty or property without due process of law.” — U.S. Constitution, 14th Amendment
On Saturday, The Bayou Brief’s Lamar White, Jr. discussed the ongoing controversy surrounding the Mississippi Senate race, following his release of two videos showing Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith making a bizarre comment about public hanging and endorsing voter suppression efforts.
When I shared Sen. Hyde-Smith’s comment about being on the front row of a public hanging, I didn’t characterize it as a joke for a reason.