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Let’s Get Started! By Brandi James

Brandi James I notice a lot of people complaining about the current condition in which Louisiana has found itself in, but that’s where it normally stops. They hope for change yet do not know how to be a part of that change. People continuously let their voices go [...]

By |2013-01-13T07:35:09+00:00January 13th, 2013|Voices|Comments Off on Let’s Get Started! By Brandi James

Patriotism and the True American Spirit: By Katherine Schexnayder

Katherine Schexnayder Right wing politicians and talking heads often shout about how capitalism embodies the true American spirit. They say that getting oneself ahead always leads to getting everyone else ahead too. However, the financial meltdown proved that success and money never trickle down. And although the Bush [...]

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The Right Wing Misconception: by Katherine Schexnayder

Katherine Schexnayder Today, two weeks after the United States re-elected President Barack Obama, I sit in front of my computer contemplating the implications of yet another Democratic win at the expense of an ill-informed, rabid Republican party. As a Democrat I feel the obvious growing satisfaction from knowing [...]

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