The Tulane Hullabaloo

Louisiana confirms first ‘presumptive’ case of coronavirus

Tulane football player dismissed following battery charges

Josh Axelrod, Senior Staff Reporter

March 9, 2020

For weeks, students have been waiting for what Governor John Bel Edwards called the inevitable: Louisiana's first case of coronavirus. Monday, Edwards confirmed that the state's first "presumptive" case of coronavirus has been detected. The patient is a Jefferson Parish resident and is currently hospita...

Does the Louisiana Democratic Primary matter?


Cullen Fagan, Views Editor

February 19, 2020

This April 4, many Tulanians will cast their votes in the Louisiana Democratic Primary. Louisiana is a deep red state that went almost 20 points in favor of Trump in the 2016 presidential election. For some, this raises an important question. Does the Louisiana Democratic primary actually matter...

Louisiana laws will lead to life-threatening self-managed abortions


Isabelle Lian, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2019

Isabelle is a Newcomb College Institute Reproductive Rights & Reproductive Health intern and a Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast intern. As abortion restrictions sweep across Louisiana, many are growing fearful that those seeking an abortion may now take matters into their own hands. These restrict...