The State of Black Boys and Men of Louisiana Report (2010)

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This report substantiates and quantifies the extensive and shocking social status of too many of Louisiana‟s Black boys and men in the 21st century. What a full examination has shown is an overwhelming disparity and alarming rates in violence, homicide, incarceration, unemployment, and education level of many Black families… Read More

The Recap: Baton Rouge Watches as Election Results Roll In

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Louisiana House Representative Ted James on BET Special, “Our Vote Our Power”

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