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Dave Chappelle says he wasn't even surprised when he got choked by a cop.
http://www.nola.com/movies/index.ssf/2014/12/comedian_dave_chapelle_says_he.html#incart_most-read
The comedy show featuring Dave Chappelle at the Saenger Theater was uncomfortably topical. ; One of the two opening acts was Hannibal Buress, who told the audience he's been living in New Orleans for several weeks now. ; Why? Hiding out...
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In October 1978, jurors in Fulton County, Ga., convicted Warren McCleskey of shooting a police officer to death as McCleskey robbed a furniture store. Predictably, that jury sentenced McCleskey to death. Why was their sentence predictable? McCleskey was black. His...
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Yet another New Orleans child dies.
George Carter, a 15-year-old freshman at The Net Charter School, spent much of his short life participating in a group charged with "rethinking" the schools in New Orleans. ; George's murder, one of about 125 in the city this year, is...
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The problems of being a Southern Democrat.
Though Mary Landrieu is ;expected to get more votes than either of her two main Republican challengers in Tuesday's election, an NBC News / Marist Poll conducted Friday shows the Democratic incumbent losing in a head-to-head match-up ;with Bill Cassidy and losing...
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Gov. Jindal suggests President Obama's learned nothing in school years after one of Jindal's own professors questioned his signing a bill that encourages questioning the theory of evolution.
http://www.nola.com/opinions/index.ssf/2014/03/evolution_and_the_evolution_of.html
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I'm not usually tooting a horn for vo-tech, but in Louisiana, I might as well.
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Higher education has been slashed across Louisiana during Gov. Bobby Jindal's tenure. The University of New Orleans is an example of a campus that's been hit especially hard.
http://www.nola.com/education/index.ssf/2014/12/saying_goodbye_to_the_universi.html
We are losing the University of New Orleans. The official word may be that the university is undergoing a restructuring, that it is being trimmed a little bit here and there. But don't be fooled. We are losing the University...
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The same song: on repeat.
According to a report from the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center, some of the testers they sent into "high opportunity neighborhoods" in New Orleans were offered a white discount. From that report: "For example, housing providers spontaneously reduced...
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More distressing information regarding the Red Cross.
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My latest column. It's about Landrieu and Obama and Republicans and race.
For plaintiffs in civil court to win, they have to show that the case they're bringing against the defendants is likelier to be true than false. Prosecutors in criminal court must prove that defendants are guilty beyond a reasonable doubt....
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