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September 30, 2009

Race issue is more than just a Houma delimma

Though some believed that controversies about race in the U.S. would be eliminated after the election of the country’s first African-American president last year, they have […]
October 7, 2009

It’s time to address the Gulf dead zone

Reducing agricultural runoff that flows into the Mississippi River and eventually the Gulf of Mexico is crucial to shrinking the annual dead zone that forms off […]
October 14, 2009

Oil, gas production’s toll on the cost

A federal Minerals Management Service study concludes what Louisianians have known for a long time: oil and gas production has taken a significant toll on Gulf […]
October 21, 2009

Was Nobel Peace Prize pick a bit of a stretch?

Who are we to argue with Scandinavians? But awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to Barack Obama in his freshman year as president of the United States […]