One point that many on the social justice side of the climate change issue repeat over and over is that the impacts of climate change are going to be felt primarily by the world’s poor. The weal
Above: The conservative dream for all union-dense cities with lots of black people. Kristen McQueary of the Chicago Tribune presents the conservative argument that Hurricane Katrina was awesome becaus
On October 10, 1917, the red light district of New Orleans, known as Storyville, closed due to the efforts of reformers seeking to eliminate vice from the city. During the Progressive Era, this was ha
The state of Louisiana (and the voters themselves) have cut off funding for the last operating ferry in New Orleans. Big deal, right? Who takes the ferry anymore? The answer here is a lot of poor Afri
Yes, I believe so.
So, I’m in New Orleans for the next three days for the Southern Political Science Association conference. Anything to do here? …and yes, I’d certainly be up for an NO LGM Happy Hour