Our View

March 19, 2013

Newspapers let the sun shine for community

Ideally, we wouldn’t have reason to distrust our leaders. Skepticism is healthy, lest we all blindly subscribe to The Doctrine. But distrust is a powerful word, […]
March 26, 2013

OUR VIEW: Saggy pants not most pressing local issue

For some of us, the open-mouthed smacker in the mess hall is disgusting. Others are peeved by the toe-tapping colleague one cubicle over. The yellow-toothed waiter […]
April 3, 2013

OUR VIEW: Time to tend to the tough business of the people

At noon on Monday, Louisiana’s Legislature will meet at the Capitol, in a session that promises to be contentious as it shall be interesting. The 2013 […]
April 10, 2013

Governor’s tax reprieve opens door for dialogue

Above a joint session of the state Legislature on the first day of the fiscal legislative session of 2013, Gov. Bobby Jindal hoisted a white flag […]