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Opinion | Reclaiming The New South

If the Democratic Party truly cares about improving education, reducing poverty, reforming the criminal justice system, confronting racism, saving the environment, protecting against institutionalized discrimination, guaranteeing the First Amendment, and eliminating the scourge of political corruption, then it needs to put its money where its mouth is.

“The most underrated governor in Louisiana history.”

In an exclusive, former Gov. Edwin Edwards, former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, James Carville, Donna Brazile, New Orleans Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell, senior members of former Gov. Kathleen Blanco’s administration, and some of the state’s most well-known political advisers and elected officials respond to the heartbreaking news that Blanco is now fighting for her life against an incurable form of liver cancer.

An exclusive interview with Louisiana’s Donna Brazile

In an extended interview, Donna Brazile talks about her faith in the future of Louisiana, about the Alabama senate race, about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, and about some of the internal decisions made by the Clinton campaign that may have cost the Democratic nominee the election, which she details in “Hacks,” her controversial new memoir.