The Tulane Hullabaloo

Border wall deal distracts from impact on DACA recipients

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

In September 2017, President Trump announced the termination of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Thus began the nightmare for the 689,800 DACA recipients currently living in the U.S. As Tulane students, we must rec...

Voters must pressure Congress, Trump to reinforce ACA

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

Political tensions within Congress have come to a head recently as a result of the fight over the Affordable Care Act. On Oct. 6, Trump announced the end of the Obamacare birth control mandate, which required employers to provide FDA-approved contraception a...

Orleans Parish protects undocumented students, scrutinizes police interactions

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

Exactly one month after voting to allow undocumented immigrants to attend Orleans Parish schools, the school board has voted subsequently to protect its students further by scrutinizing police interactions in the classroom. This decis...

Border wall shutdown could prove harmful to New Orleans, other U.S. cities

Jordan Hall, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2017

Time has taught us to divide ourselves, whether it be by race, gender, age, sexual orientation or otherwise. As a country, these valleys separating us have possibly never been deeper than they are today.In a time when unity...