A Different Kind of Blue

December 6, 2020

  It was 1992 and a little over a month from the Democratic National Convention when an Arkansas governor turned presidential candidate took to the Arsenio Hall stage with his saxophone. Donning sunglasses and a bright yellow tie, he went on to capture not just the attention of the country but Louisiana’s eight electoral votes […]

America Defeats Fascism

November 10, 2020

After 4 long days of religiously flipping through news websites until our eyes never wanted to see the colors red and blue again, it became official: America voted against fascism. Celebrations rocked both coasts as Americans escaped what felt like the dark ages: 4 long years of waking up, checking our phones, and feeling a […]

Forum For Equality Files Suit Against Leslie Ellison

October 31, 2020

The Forum for Equality PAC (FFE PAC), a political action committee for LGBT human rights has filed suit against Leslie Ellison, the incumbent candidate for Orleans Parish School Board for District 4. The group is filing the suit after supporters presumed to be supporters of Leslie Ellison’s re-election campaign removed legally-placed signs from public property. […]

Electionland 2020: USPS Mailers, Pandemic Voting, Get Out the Vote Efforts and More

September 26, 2020

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. New From ProPublica No Democrats Allowed: A Conservative Lawyer Holds Secret Voter Fraud Meetings With State Election Officials The Heritage Foundation’s Hans von Spakovsky, whose work about voting fraud has been discredited, […]

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