The Tulane Hullabaloo

Students call to abolish TUPD

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Domenic Mesa, Contributing Writer

September 3, 2020

Tulane and Loyola University students organized at 6400 Freret St., where McAlister Drive meets Percival Stern Hall to march in protest of the Tulane University Police Department on Aug. 31. The march followed a number of allegations against TUPD and was part of a larger conversation against poli...

Tulane community gathers in support of Uptown for Black Liberation

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Clara Lacey, Senior Staff Reporter

June 6, 2020

Tulane students, faculty, staff and Uptown community members gathered Friday afternoon in front of McAlister Auditorium for the Uptown for Black Liberation demonstration in solidarity with New Orleans organizers and the Black Lives Matter movement. The meeting aimed to foster productive conversations aroun...

Tulane students, community members gather for global climate strike

Tulane students, community members gather for global climate strike

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

September 20, 2019

Today, more than a hundred students and community members gathered in Pocket Park to protest inaction on climate change. Hundreds of thousands of people around the world also partook in a global climate strike. “The climate strike is a very important global event, and I am glad that Tulane students will be a pa...

Westboro Baptist Church pickets Loyola, students counter-protest

Westboro Baptist Church pickets Loyola, students counter-protest

Cam Lutz and Czars Trinidad

June 29, 2018

Czars Trinidad The Westboro Baptist Church picketed Loyola University New Orleans Thursday morning to protest the University's "sins and sinful teaching." To counter-protest the Church's message, Loyola and Tulane students tailgated the event, bringing signs, music and costumes. The Church picketed multip...

Flag burning prohibition presents contradiction for freedom of speech

Flag burning prohibition presents contradiction for freedom of speech

Quinn Burke, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

From protests against the Vietnam War to those against the World Trade Organization, flag burning has always been a surefire way to catch attention and get people fired up. For many controversial moments in the American history, people have been there to burn flags. But for every person burning a flag...

Intersectional activism crucial to success of Women’s March

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Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor

January 19, 2017

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Tulane Hullabaloo. For years, identity politics has played a major role in the American political system in regard to how issues are presented to lawmakers. Groups of people established around race, ethnicity, gender, sexual o...

Tulane students join Take ‘Em Down NOLA protests

Tulane students join Take 'Em Down NOLA protests

Canela López and Brandi Doyal

September 25, 2016

Instead of preparing for a tailgate this Saturday, a group of approximately 50 Tulane students marched through the streets of New Orleans alongside community organizers from Take 'Em Down NOLA, protesting the Confederate monuments erected throughout the city. At 1 p.m. on Saturday, over 200 people gath...