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Asian Americans have been in the crosshairs of small-minded bigots |...

Hate crimes against Asian Americans increased 164% in the first quarter of 2021 compared to the same time last year, according to the Center...

Republicans are just fine with cancel culture when it comes to...

By John A. Tures Earlier this year, the Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) held a conference titled “American Uncanceled.” Organizers attempted to showcase how their political...

In Louisiana, you’ve got your water bill and your drinking-water bill...

Do you remember the start of the pandemic when people rushed grocery stores and bought as much water as they could? And how those...

Before meeting a potential landlord, I take a look in the...

After driving around trying to find the address, I park my car. I don’t have to stop and check in the mirror or untangle...

Louisiana’s shrinking wetlands puts communities and cultures at risk | Charles...

Last year, I had the opportunity to board a small plane and fly over Louisiana’s coast. Taking off from the New Orleans Lakefront Airport,...

Nothing but racism explains Black women’s higher rate of horrible birth...

Tatyana Ali, who starred as Ashley Banks on “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” from 1990 to 1996, entered Harvard the next year where she...

Louisiana should not only legalize marijuana; it should also wipe clean...

While a bill in the  Louisiana House that would legalize recreational marijuana is still a long shot to become law, the fact that three...

Louisiana’s racism isn’t confined to history; it’s also present today |...

Is Louisiana racist? I pose this question because I was perplexed when U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-South Carolina),  proclaimed on national television last week that...

Ray Garofalo won’t get to pass his shaky grasp of history...

If Louisiana Rep. Ray Garofalo, a Chalmette Republican, had been engaged in some noble purpose Tuesday -- that is, if he had been putting...

It’s time for Louisiana to end juvenile life without parole |...

Thirty years ago, the United Nations issued the Convention on the Rights of the Child in which it outlined various protections that should be...

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