Category : Louisiana

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Justice Served

By Julianne Malveaux Just over four years ago, on August 9, 2014, 18-year-old Michael Brown was murdered by Police Officer Darren Wilson. He was shot six times, and might have survived some of the shots, but was fatally wounded when he was shot...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

2018 Satchmo SummerFest Was Better than Ever

Photos by Kichea S. Burt & Ellen Rosenberg Last weekend, the Vieux Carre’ played host to the 18th Annual Satchmo SummerFest, offering the best in food and music New Orleans has to offer. This unique festival pays homage to the life, legacy...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

Amazon Prime and Prejudice

By Barbara Arnwine Amazon claims to be a company that values inclusion and diversity, but a recent report reveals that this façade masks a darker side, as the company profits from selling White supremacist and other hateful products. Progressiv...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

Kurte Pellerin Turns 60

June Hazeur On Sunday, August 5, 2018, Kurte Pellerin celebrated his 60th Birthday at his Restaurant and Bar in the Wyndham Hotel in New Orleans East to a standing room only crowd. Lisa Amos and Val performed for the occasion. There was good en...