The INDsider - Our View The INDsider - Our View http://theind.com/articles.sec-101-1-Our-View.html Thu, 17 Aug 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[Candyce Perret’s very troubling candidacy - She’s been less than truthful, won’t face her opponents in public forums and has left more questions than answers in this short election. Let’s hope the public has until April 29 to get some answers. ]]> Candyce Perret’s very troubling candidacy - She’s been less than truthful, won’t face her opponents in public forums and has left more questions than answers in this short election. Let’s hope the public has until April 29 to get some answers.
She’s been less than truthful, won’t face her opponents in public forums and has left more questions than answers in this short election. Let’s hope the public has until April 29 to get some answers ......]]>
<![CDATA[Constitutional amendments — our view]]> Constitutional amendments — our view
Wherein The IND offers its take on the six constitutional amendments Louisiana voters will decide on Nov. 8 ......]]>
<![CDATA[C’est Bon: Liz Webb Hebert]]> C’est Bon: Liz Webb Hebert
Freshman councilwoman turning a bright idea into reality with safe space for online-sales exchanges ......]]>
<![CDATA[Our view: Support BVD funding]]> Our view: Support BVD funding
Bayou Vermilion District does the heavy lifting when it comes to keeping Bayou Vermilion debris-free. Let’s keep this worthy operation afloat ......]]>
<![CDATA[Diagnosis: Stockholm Syndrome]]> Diagnosis: Stockholm Syndrome
UL System President Woodley has fallen victim to the psychological phenomenon. Can she recover? ......]]>
<![CDATA[Editorial: The Time to Build the Keystone is Now]]> Editorial: The Time to Build the Keystone is Now
We've hardly been a rubber stamp for everything on the oil and gas industry's agenda. Today, however, we offer our unambiguous support of the Keystone XL Pipeline. IND readers are aware we've hardly been a rubber stamp for everything on the oil and ......]]>
<![CDATA[Let the finger-pointing begin]]> Let the finger-pointing begin
What were higher-ups at the Advertiser thinking when they put the chief lobbyist for the oil and gas industry on their editorial board? Now, following revelations in a high profile lawsuit, the daily‘s editors snuggling up to powerful special interests ......]]>
<![CDATA[Is the Advertiser that desperate for letters to the editor?]]> Is the Advertiser that desperate for letters to the editor?
Reader opinions should be encouraged. Even the crazy ones. Lies, not so much. The IND has a policy about letters to the editor. We won't print them if they're total BS or outright lies. Exception to the rule: when we use the letter as an object lesson. It ......]]>
<![CDATA[Welcome, Ambassador Delattre - Parle vu Anglais?]]> Welcome, Ambassador Delattre - Parle vu Anglais?
As you know, we're the French speaking portion of Louisiana where the collective music, food and joi de vivre of Cajuns and Creoles have sustained a unique American culture and built a tourism industry second to none. So far, anyway. Welcome to ......]]>