Louisiana

We all have seen challenges on social media like the Ice Bucket Challenge and Milk Crate Challenge, some of us have even tried these challenges for reasons of for charity or just simply to do it from the Gram however some these challenges are flat out ridiculous  if not dangerous and cruel.  Kind of like […]

If you're a Baton Rouge School Board member, it's a good idea not to be shopping online during a meeting with your constituents. Louisiana's Connie Bernard learned this the hard way when she got dragged for all the filth by an eloquent and fiery Black activist named Gary Chambers Jr.

Art Neville, the singer/keyboardist, and co-founder of legendary New Orleans funk kings The Meters and Neville Brothers has died. He was 81. Neville passed on Monday (July 22) after years of declining health, with no cause of death made available. His longtime manager confirmed the news in a statement, adding that Neville “passed away peacefully this […]

The 75-year-old longtime civil rights activist was found dead in the trunk of her car last week.

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Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti has donated money to rebuild historically black churches in Louisiana. Donations have been pouring in for the churches, which cater to a predominantly black population and reminded many of Civil Rights-era violence. According to a Ravens spokesperson, Bisciotti reached out to former Ravens player Benjamin Watson to donate $100,000 to […]

A suspect is in custody after a string of recent fires that plagued historically black churches in Louisiana. Holden Matthews, 21, the son of a St. Landry Parish Deputy has been charged with three counts of arson of a religious building in Louisiana. Despite rumors, Matthews’ father did not turn his son in. “I’m very […]

https://www.facebook.com/TheHayride/posts/10155052764394675 Robbie Gatti, a Louisiana politician, who dressed up as Tiger Woods by donning blackface for a community event is defending the controversial costume. He’s being blasted by residents in Bossier City, Louisiana after a photograph of him in blackface at First Baptist Church surfaced this week. However, Gatti insists that his blackface was merely part […]

Dylann Roof asked a federal judge if his former defense team could represent him for his murder trial.

Racist bullies assault an 8-year-old boy. His family raises money for medical expenses while legal issues get sorted out.