Black voters are being blamed for low turnout as Louisiana elected Jeff Landry governor, but critics say state Democrats didn't help, either.


International Day of the Girl is an opportunity to center the educational needs of girls everywhere.

A Louisiana judge will allow a charge of negligent homicide in the 2019 death of Ronald Greene.

Climate & Environment

The disproportionate threats extreme weather brings to BIPOC communities are specifically evident in Louisiana, writes Ashley Shelton, CEO of the Power Coalition for Equity & Justice.

Shanerika Flemings says a white colleague used the N-word amid "inappropriate" advances.


Folding chairs became unintentional symbols of resistance after the Montgomery brawl.

In May 2019, the white state trooper pummeled Bowman with a flashlight after deputies pulled the Black motorist over for “improper lane usage."

Legislation and policies that disproportionately affect Black people aren't limited to Florida.

Five Louisiana State Troopers pleaded not guilty on Tuesday in the 2019 death of Ronald Greene, a Black man who died in police custody.

A Louisiana man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison and will be forced to undergo chemical castration before he is released.

Good News

Hip-hop legend E-40 donated $100K to the music department at his alma mater Grambling State University.

NBA YoungBoy is ditching rap for the religious life.