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Rising cost of living in Louisiana sinks households in poverty

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Nketiah Berko, Senior Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

  A recent report from the Louisiana Association of United Ways revealed that for a family of four in New Orleans, basic living expenses add up to nearly $61,000 a year. The analysis, known as the Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed, or ALICE Project, examined working-class Loui...

Flint water crisis rooted in environmental racism

Flint water crisis rooted in environmental racism

Daniel Horowitz, Senior Staff Writer

September 24, 2017

Clean drinking water is a simple necessity about which residents of urban areas in the U.S. do not typically have to worry. For residents of Flint, Michigan, however, clean water can be difficult to access. Flint is a majority-minority community, which means there are more people who identify ...

Male birth control could prove better option

Jack Newell, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the Views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.A new breakthrough in contraception could be with us as early as 2018. The Parsemus Foundation recently began testing for its new male contraceptive, Vasalgel. Currently in the animal testing phase, the new co...