Louisiana

Julia Conley, staff writer
"The court's legitimacy in the eyes of the public will be threatened if they follow through on Trump's promise to end legal abortion," said NARAL Pro-Choice America.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
In response to the Thursday arrest of two local activists as "part of a coordinated attack on those who defend democracy and challenge the petrochemical industry," environmentalists in Louisiana have launched the Defend Democracy Alliance.
"This is a clear instance of the law and law enforcement being used to protect...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"We need to focus on fighting this pandemic now. When we get to the other side...

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Next week, Louisiana's highest court will consider whether Bobby Jindal's school voucher program is what supporters call "bold" and "historic" or what courts and critics call unconstitutional, segregationist and wacky. For now, students still learn a Creationist history wherein the KKK were good guys and hippies were unbathed immoral heathens who "broke all codes of politeness" - a characterization that, barring the heathen part, some us take exception to, because "teach your children well"...