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NOLA’s Good Example

NOLA’s Good Example

The Crescent City offers Memphis a guide to the solution of our raging homicide problem.
Last week was Thanksgiving, and more than 200 Memphis citizens were not able to celebrate with their families this year because we, as a

For Latinos, It’s Apathy, No Mas!

Five days after Donald Trump's presidential victory, the cast of SNL parodied the electoral upset by toasting "the Latinos."  Ironically, of course, the Latinos neither

Trump+Cubs: Doomsday Squared

How quickly doomsday is redefined. As a third-generation St. Louis Cardinals fan, my universe was permanently altered on November 2nd, when the Chicago Cubs

Shelby County Officials Promote Marijuana Myths

At least temporarily, the Shelby County Commission put itself on the wrong side of history last week when it recorded a vote of 4-7

How the Two-Party System Went Off the Rails in Shelby County

Isolated evidence to the contrary notwithstanding, neither major party has the coherence of yore,and the 2016 election could determine which one gets back on track.

Justice Denied by Partisan Politics

The GOP’s refusal to confirm judicial nominees is causing caseload jams in federal trial courts.
The dog that did not bark in the 2016 election was the long-delayed nomination of Merrick Garland to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat.

Vote No to Misogyny!

Local activists abandon long-standing nonpartisan recommendations to urge GOP’s defeat.
When people have asked for our recommendations in prior election cycles, we have always prided ourselves on supporting candidates regardless of party, gender, race,

Post-Election Prediction: More Gridlock

Here is your preview of the House and Senate under President Hillary Clinton: Current Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has already said he views a potential
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NOLA’s Good Example

CL Mullins: "The data clearly shows that African-American males between the ages of 19 and 29 represent more than half of both »

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For Latinos, It’s Apathy, No Mas!

CL Mullins: Mara Salvatrucha is both a cautionary tale against forced deportations and argument for the same.
This is an issue that »

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For Latinos, It’s Apathy, No Mas!

Ay Caramba!: Just in time for Thanksgiving, yet another heaping helping of steamy excrement writing from the two Latino Memphis amnesty for »

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Shelby County Officials Promote Marijuana Myths

Scott Banbury: The County Commission should puff, puff pass it. »

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