Ol’ Southern Racism Fuels Economic Inequality in Louisiana
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Ol’ Southern Racism Fuels Economic Inequality in Louisiana

By Carmen Green, MPH (The Drum/NNPA Member) Economic mobility is the ability for someone to…

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Baton Rouge Charter Academy Fights to Stay Open, Keep 600 students
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Baton Rouge Charter Academy Fights to Stay Open, Keep 600 students

By Candace J. Semien (The Drum/NNPA Member) BATON ROUGE — When Jonathan Hage traveled to…

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#BlackoutBR Protests, Boycotts Continue in Baton Rouge over Alton Sterling Shooting
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#BlackoutBR Protests, Boycotts Continue in Baton Rouge over Alton Sterling Shooting

By Meghan Ellis (The Drum, NNPA Member) BATON ROUGE — As shootings continue to plague…

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Will Anything Really Change After the Deaths of Sterling, Gerald and Long?
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Will Anything Really Change After the Deaths of Sterling, Gerald and Long?

By Candace J. Semien (The Drum, NNPA Member) Leaving the city of Baker, Louisiana, I…

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Protestors Demand Arrest of Police Who Shot and Killed Alton Sterling
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Protestors Demand Arrest of Police Who Shot and Killed Alton Sterling

By Candace J. Semien (The Drum, NNPA Member) BATON ROUGE — Whether it was a…

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