“I don’t see much future for the Americans…it’s a decayed country. And they have their racial problem, and the problem of social inequalities. How can one expect a State like that to hold together?” – Adolf Hitler, Jan. 7, 1942
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“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
Our state’s future depends on fearless, independent journalism.
“Change your opinions, keep to your principles. Change your leaves, keep intact your roots.” — Victor Hugo
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.
In her response to our recent video of Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith encouraging voter suppression, her campaign proves the only thing that has been “selectively edited” is their ability to tell the truth.
Peter Athas argues that in the age of Trump, former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has a compelling reason to look at the presidency and think, “Why not me?”
Nine candidates are vying for the short-term job, with election this year expected to provide an easier race next year for the eventual winner.
Election Day: Tuesday, Nov. 6th, 2018.
Louisiana’s third largest city has an opportunity to elect a young and passionate public servant who reflects the best aspirations of Shreveport’s next generation of leadership.