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Katrina Anniversary: There are no words

The ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is here. How the hell do I write about that? Perhaps it’s appropriate to offer a disclaimer: I...

Speed, Diversity, and Multi-stakeholder Input Among Chief Desires for FCC Reform

By letter dated December 19, 2013, the Minority Media and Telecommunications Council submitted to the Federal Communications Commission sixteen recommendations about ways to improve...

Don’t Worry About the Apocalypse. There’s an App For That.

In the movie, 2012, Woody Harrelson’s character, Charlie Frost, shares with Jackson Curtis, played by John Cusack, his suspicions about the impending end for...

Nagin Legacy Corrupted by Corruption Charges

Corruption charges take the Nagin legacy in the wrong direction

When A City Is No Longer Dark Chocolate, Are Its Politicians?

The 2000 Census has confirmed what anyone walking in urban neighborhoods already knew, black folks are leaving the cities in droves. They are leaving for the suburbs where public schools are better and square footage cheaper.

Redistricting and the Black Caucus

In less than a month we will have a clearer picture of how redistricting will effect the districts of the current 44 black members of the Black Caucus.

Thompson’s Legacy to Secure Communities, Protect Nation

Having always been one looking to help his local community, Thompson served as a local official prior to becoming a member of Congress.

New Orleans’ Charter School Experiement

In order to regain footing, New Orleans will need to make an extraordinary effort towards rebuilding its infrastructure, with much emphasis placed on a fledgling public school system.

Bush Memoir “Decision Points” Less Contrite than Self-Affirming

Former President George W. Bush’s newly released memoir “Decision Points” is creating a stir of curiosity mixed with some interesting revisions on major events from his Presidency.

Cedric Richmond, Gaining Traction, Runs Obama Ad in Louisiana

Cedric Richmond rolled out a new ad on Sunday featuring President Obama.