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Racism and bigotry is doing well in the Republican Party

As the 2016 election heats up, there is something wrong in a party when the candidates don’t want to operate with political correctness. In this

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It’s Islamic terrorism. So what?

My name is Mohamad Ali Ozeir. My father’s name is Ali. My mother’s name is Khadija. My children’s names are Zena, Hassan, Jenan, Nadine and

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Parking rate hike will harm New Orleans retail
Lakeside Mall over the Riverwalk. Sam’s Club in Kenner over Costco in Mid-City. Any cinema in Metairie over those in New Orleans. Raising parking fees in New Orleans will push ...
Better late than never
Once again, little Abigail Williams is running round Salem Village and calling people “racist.” We are acting on emotion, not logic. Stalin and Hitler tore down monuments to those who ...
New Orleans Progress Report
The tragic and senseless murder of my father 28 years ago changed my life forever. From that point in my life, I took notice of every murder that occurred in ...
Office of Inspector General seeks to set the record straight
Editor’s Note: The Office of Inspector General objected to two quotes in an article about the rift between the OIG and IPM that appeared in the October 5 issue ...
Pope Francis should make us rethink Louisiana schools’ zero-tolerance policies
Pope Francis knelt before 12 children and washed their feet, choosing to perform the Holy Thursday ritual at a juvenile detention facility in Rome. One of the most important men ...
Assisted Suicide Is Not Safe or Compassionate Care
California's General Assembly approved legislation legalizing the regulation of doctor-assisted suicide. If the Senate follows through as predicted, California will be the fourth state to allow for individuals living with ...
Credit rating agencies will have final word on 2015 budget
In the coming weeks, Louisiana will receive a new grade from credit rating agencies that will determine our state’s borrowing costs. Like a credit rating you might get from your ...
We’re about to deplete the state’s last savings account
You probably hear the can i get a payday loan on an iva words “tobacco settlement” and wonder what the heck that even means. Allow me to boil it down ...

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