The Tulane Hullabaloo

Levee settlement offers inadequate compensation

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor

March 9, 2017

Residents and businesses around and within New Orleans were notified in 2014 that they were eligible to receive payments from a $20 million settlement between local parishes and levee districts.These payments are merely a...

Troy Brown resignation highlights violence against women, sexism in Senate

Madeline Ninno, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

Louisiana State Senator Troy Brown announced his resignation on Feb. 16, avoiding expulsion and ending the debate over his ability to serve. Despite pleading no contest to two separate charges of domestic violence, Brown had a...

Louisiana attorney general oversteps authority, causes conflict

Camille Frink, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has made headlines recently by sparring with local and state officials over the growing presence of his office in New Orleans crime control. The growth of his investigative unit and his increase...

Environmental racism hurts small Louisiana town

Kathryne LeBell, Views Editor

January 24, 2017

This is an opinion article and does not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.A popular, but incorrect, assumption is that wealthy countries are the best places to live, regardless of identity. As seen in the small, p...

Louisiana should reconsider immoral, costly death penalty

Camille Frink, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Tulane Hullabaloo. Louisiana residents are starting to truly feel the effects of painful budget cuts to healthcare and higher education. Meanwhile...