Is the Five O Fore Golf Driving Range Another Hard Rock Hotel Disaster Waiting To Happen?

January 22, 2024

It’s one thing when your neighbors build a new kitchen without the proper permits. But when a multi-million dollar construction project lacks the necessary permit, will anyone notice? Where is the New Orleans Industrial Development Board in this matter? Don’t they or shouldn’t they have oversight on a project that financially impacts New Orleans taxpayers? […]


Opinion: Kratom Ban: A Bad Idea

April 28, 2023

My name is Charles, I’m 37, and I wanted to reach out about the potential kratom ban in Louisiana. I live in New Orleans, and grew up in St Charles Parish, so to start off I am a local! I have been taking kratom for about five years and I have had no alarming side […]


Let’s Set The Record Straight

March 17, 2023

It is with great concern that I must address the recent attacks on my character.  It has become abundantly clear that Voice of the Ex-Offender / Voters Organized to Educate (VOTE) does NOT advocate for redemption and support for formerly incarcerated individuals, as they claim. Instead of applauding the candidacy of a formerly incarcerated woman […]


Why Voters Organized Is Supporting Alonzo Knox for District 93, and Not a Formerly Incarcerated Candidate

March 16, 2023

Voters Organized is founded by people who have spent many years in prison. Our staff, alone, has over  300 years of prison experience, and our membership thousands more. For the last fourteen years, we have worked towards reducing the discrimination people face after convictions, increasing  opportunities, reducing recidivism, and building a stable society that sends […]


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