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Louisiana rallies held in effort to keep $600 unemployment benefit

Louisiana rallies held in effort to keep $600 unemployment benefit

By Janet McConnaughey / Associated Press
Louisiana rallies held in effort to keep $600 unemployment benefit By Janet McConnaughey / Associated Press Posted: Jul 30, 2020 ...
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Amid COVID-19, absentee voting advocates request emergency election plan for fall

Amid COVID-19, absentee voting advocates request emergency election plan for fall

by: Harrison Golden for BRProud
Amid COVID-19, absentee voting advocates request emergency election plan for fall by: Harrison Golden for BRProudPosted: Jul 30, 2020 BATON ...
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Da Winnas & Da Loozas, Part 2, of the legislative sessions. Here’s a look at where things stood after Round 2

Da Winnas & Da Loozas, Part 2, of the legislative sessions. Here’s a look at where things stood after Round 2

Da Winnas & Da Loozas, Part 2, of the legislative sessions. Here’s a look at where things stood after Round ...
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Integrated civic engagement is essential to electoral justice

Integrated civic engagement is essential to electoral justice

Integrated civic engagement is essential to electoral justice By Alexis Anderson-Reed for Prism on The Daily Kos Published on June 29, 2020  ...
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Coronavirus response reveals clear split between Republicans, Democrats in Baton Rouge over whom to aid

Coronavirus response reveals clear split between Republicans, Democrats in Baton Rouge over whom to aid

Coronavirus response reveals clear split between Republicans, Democrats in Baton Rouge over whom to aid By Tyler Bridges for The Advocate ...
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To celebrate Juneteenth, some post bail for those who couldn't pay

To celebrate Juneteenth, some post bail for those who couldn’t pay

To celebrate Juneteenth, some post bail for those who couldn't pay By Jacqueline DeRobertis for The Advocate Published on June 20, 2020  ...
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Voices of Protest, Crying for Change, Ring Across US, Beyond

Voices of Protest, Crying for Change, Ring Across US, Beyond

Voices of Protest, Crying for Change, Ring Across US, Beyond By The Associated Press Published on Monday, June 17, 2020  They are ...
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Will Covid-19 Be a Turning Point in the Fight Against Racial Disparities in Health Care?

Will Covid-19 Be a Turning Point in the Fight Against Racial Disparities in Health Care?

Will Covid-19 Be a Turning Point in the Fight Against Racial Disparities in Health Care? Public health experts hope that ...
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Coronavirus Devastates Black New Orleans: ‘This Is Bigger Than Katrina’

Coronavirus Devastates Black New Orleans: ‘This Is Bigger Than Katrina’

Coronavirus Devastates Black New Orleans: ‘This Is Bigger Than Katrina’ The pandemic is disproportionately harming U.S. black communities, especially in ...
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$1M donated by New Orleans' convention center -- but labor activists call for much more

$1M donated by New Orleans’ convention center — but labor activists call for much more

$1M donated by New Orleans' convention center -- but labor activists call for much more BY ANTHONY MCAULEY | STAFF ...
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U.S. Supreme Court abolishes split jury verdicts; dozens of convictions voided

U.S. Supreme Court abolishes split jury verdicts; dozens of convictions voided

U.S. Supreme Court abolishes split jury verdicts; dozens of convictions voided by John Simerman for Nola.com The U.S. Supreme Court ...
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Louisiana advocacy organizations have a roadmap for an equitable COVID-19 recovery

Louisiana advocacy organizations have a roadmap for an equitable COVID-19 recovery

Louisiana advocacy organizations have a roadmap for an equitable COVID-19 recovery by Jake Clapp for The Gambit A group of ...
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Why the Virus Is a Civil Rights Issue: ‘The Pain Will Not Be Shared Equally’

Why the Virus Is a Civil Rights Issue: ‘The Pain Will Not Be Shared Equally’

Why the Virus Is a Civil Rights Issue: ‘The Pain Will Not Be Shared Equally’ First came early data showing ...
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Louisiana Republicans Follow Trump’s Lead, Kill Emergency Mail-In Voting Plan

Louisiana Republicans Follow Trump’s Lead, Kill Emergency Mail-In Voting Plan

Louisiana Republicans Follow Trump’s Lead, Kill Emergency Mail-In Voting Plan by C.C. Campbell-Rock for The New Orleans Tribune In response ...
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Five bills introduced aimed at shaping Louisiana redistricting

Five bills introduced aimed at shaping Louisiana redistricting

Five bills introduced aimed at shaping Louisiana redistricting BY JULIA ARENSTAM MARCH 10, 2020 The 2020 census surveys haven’t quite ...
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Wellness Among Women

Wellness Among Women

Wellness Among Women BY SYDNI SANDERS, THE SOUTHERN DIGEST MARCH 10, 2020  “A Different World: Conversations Around Collegiate Women’s Wellness” ...
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Winning labor rights in the South means changing state laws

Winning labor rights in the South means changing state laws

Winning labor rights in the South means changing state laws By Carly Berlin- January 13, 2020 In early 2017, Pamela ...
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Governor Edwards creates panel promoting 2020 US Census

Governor Edwards creates panel promoting 2020 US Census

Governor Edwards creates panel promoting 2020 US Census By KATC News Posted at 3:29 PM, Dec 18, 2019 Governor John ...
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How Voter Outreach to Communities of Color Propelled Gov. Edwards to Runoff Victory

How Voter Outreach to Communities of Color Propelled Gov. Edwards to Runoff Victory

How Voter Outreach to Communities of Color Propelled Gov. Edwards to Runoff Victory By Editor December 3, 2019 Democrats have a ...
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Ground Game: How a Diverse Patchwork of Grassroots Leaders and Volunteers Came Together to Re-elect the Only Democratic Governor in the Deep South

Ground Game: How a Diverse Patchwork of Grassroots Leaders and Volunteers Came Together to Re-elect the Only Democratic Governor in the Deep South

Ground Game: How a Diverse Patchwork of Grassroots Leaders and Volunteers Came Together to Re-elect the Only Democratic Governor in ...
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How did Democrats win Louisiana? With classic progressive populism

How did Democrats win Louisiana? With classic progressive populism

How did Democrats win Louisiana? With classic progressive populism John Bel Edwards is conservative on abortion and guns, but he ...
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Our Executive Director Ashley Shelton Joins Talk Louisiana to Discuss the 2019 Elections

Our Executive Director Ashley Shelton Joins Talk Louisiana to Discuss the 2019 Elections

Our Executive Director Ashley Shelton Joins Talk Louisiana to Discuss the 2019 Elections ...
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Louisiana Early Childhood Advocates Are Celebrating a Big Win for Little Kids

Louisiana Early Childhood Advocates Are Celebrating a Big Win for Little Kids

Louisiana Early Childhood Advocates Are Celebrating a Big Win for Little Kids By Lisa G. Klein, Ph.D. for Alliance for ...
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Black voter turnout powers Edwards’ win

Black voter turnout powers Edwards’ win

Black voter turnout powers Edwards’ win By Matt Doyle for the Louisiana Radio Network Published on November 18, 2019 African American ...
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2019 Elections Are A Wrap

2019 Elections Are A Wrap

2019 Elections Are A Wrap By Gaby Goldstein, Co-Founder & Political Director at the Sister District Project Published on November 17, ...
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The battle for voting rights in the age of mass incarceration

The battle for voting rights in the age of mass incarceration

The battle for voting rights in the age of mass incarceration Ex-prisoners are getting their voting rights back. But the ...
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Urban Louisiana churches working to increase voter turnout in governor's race

Urban Louisiana churches working to increase voter turnout in governor’s race

Urban Louisiana churches working to increase voter turnout in governor's race By Mark Ballard Published on November 11, 2019 by The Advocate Recent ...
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Community groups offering free rides to the polls

Community groups offering free rides to the polls

Community groups offering free rides to the polls By WDSU Community Team Published on November 4, 1029 by WDSU The Power Coalition ...
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Political Experts: Voter turnout will determine the governor's race

Political Experts: Voter turnout will determine the governor’s race

Political Experts: Voter turnout will determine the governor's race ...
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Power Coalition for Equity and Justice to Co-Host Candidate Forum at UL-Lafayette

Power Coalition for Equity and Justice to Co-Host Candidate Forum at UL-Lafayette

Power Coalition for Equity and Justice to Co-Host Candidate Forum at UL-Lafayette By Daion Brewer Published on October 5, 2019 for ...
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Candidates in local elections to answer audience questions at SU Town Hall tonight

Candidates in local elections to answer audience questions at SU Town Hall tonight

Candidates in local elections to answer audience questions at SU Town Hall tonight By Mykal Vincent Published on October 2, 2019 by WAFB ...
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2019 Get Out & Vote Campaign launching this weekend

2019 Get Out & Vote Campaign launching this weekend

2019 Get Out & Vote Campaign launching this weekend By KATC News Published on September 6, 2019  The Power Coalition for Equity ...
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Report: State preemption laws disproportionately hurt women, people of color

Report: State preemption laws disproportionately hurt women, people of color

Report: State preemption laws disproportionately hurt women, people of color By Michael Isaac Stein Published on Monday, May 8, 2019 by The Lens ...
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Thursday, April 2nd: Royce Duplessis, Peter Robins-Brown, Mark Ballard, Jason Baumann

Thursday, April 2nd: Royce Duplessis, Peter Robins-Brown, Mark Ballard, Jason Baumann

Thursday, April 2nd: Royce Duplessis, Peter Robins-Brown, Mark Ballard, Jason Baumann By Jim Engster Published on Monday, May 2, 2019 by WRKF 89.3 ...
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The Tuesday Tracker, Interview with Power Coalition's Peter Robins-Brown

The Tuesday Tracker, Interview with Power Coalition’s Peter Robins-Brown

THE LAPOLITICS Q&A Louisiana Power Coalition’s Peter Robins-Brown   LaPolitics: For readers who are unfamiliar, tell us a little about the ...
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By Forgiving Warrants and Fines, Communities Give People a Fresh Start

By Forgiving Warrants and Fines, Communities Give People a Fresh Start

By Forgiving Warrants and Fines, Communities Give People a Fresh Start Sometimes a suspended driver’s license stands in the way of ...
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Coalition launches campaign to increase minimum wage in Louisiana

Coalition launches campaign to increase minimum wage in Louisiana

Coalition launches campaign to increase minimum wage in Louisiana By Terry L. Jones Published on March 11, 2019 by The Advocate Labor organizations, ...
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Because of Louisiana, the Minimum Wage in New Orleans Is a Poverty Wage

Because of Louisiana, the Minimum Wage in New Orleans Is a Poverty Wage

Around the World Day of Social Justice, we should consider why cities pay poverty wages, and why 28 states can ...
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Influencing Complex Systems Change

Influencing Complex Systems Change

Influencing Complex Systems Change The Management Assistance Group (MAG) is one of NPQ’s go-to sources of information about social justice ...
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