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Extreme weather causes homelessness and threatens people experiencing homelessness | Clarence...

As we witness a staggering increase in extreme weather caused by the climate crisis, a community we so often forget about is disproportionately suffering...

Louisiana’s handsome, gifted, charming governor Edwin Edwards had it all —...

The following is an excerpt from “The Comeback of the Cajun Prince,” a chapter in Robert Mann’s memoir, Backrooms and Bayous: My Life in...

Republicans and Democrats accuse each other of ‘defunding the police’ |...

“Defund the police”– a rallying cry during the 2020 protests following the unwarranted deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others at the hands...

Zaila Avant-garde – 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee champ – stands...

When Zaila Avant-garde, 14, won the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee on July 8, 2021, she became the first Black American to win in...

Lifting Louisiana’s economy starts with helping children | Neva Butkus

The Annie E. Casey Foundation, as it does every year around this time, recently delivered some bad news about Louisiana’s children. According to its...

Louisiana law requires you to buckle up — unless you’re a...

A 7-30 vote in the Louisiana Senate this month killed HB 130, which would have required new school buses to be installed with seat...

A Supreme Court ruling creates an existential crisis for the NCAA...

The world of bigtime college sports is about to change profoundly in ways not even experts yet comprehend because of a bombshell U.S. Supreme...

Charging children as adults shifts blame away from adults’ failures |...

“For these are all our children, we will all profit by or pay for what they become.”--James Baldwin. We at Families and Friends of Louisiana’s...

We who wear natural hairstyles shouldn’t have to change it for...

A White manager was concerned when my best friend -- like me, a Black woman -- came to work with her hair in tiny...

William Tate and Lamar Davis have some big messes to clean...

LSU and the Louisiana State Police, two prominent state institutions embroiled in separate scandals that stink of sexism and racism have something else in...

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