The INDsider - Opinion The INDsider - Opinion http://theind.com/articles.sec-123-1-Opinion.html Sun, 26 Mar 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[Have you ever been deported?]]> Have you ever been deported?
I have. All as a consequence of the impact of political spoils on immigration and international travel ......]]>
<![CDATA[This week in terrifying the Baptists while picking their pockets]]> This week in terrifying the Baptists while picking their pockets
The district attorney in Rapides Parish says he’s surprised by objections to a training session targeting Jihadist terrorists for area law enforcement ......]]>
<![CDATA[The Multiplier Effect - The election of Donald Trump has rallied liberals like never before. Could the 2018 midterms be another pivot point? History says yes.]]> The Multiplier Effect - The election of Donald Trump has rallied liberals like never before. Could the 2018 midterms be another pivot point? History says yes.
The election of Donald Trump has rallied liberals like never before. Could the 2018 midterms be another pivot point? History says yes ......]]>
<![CDATA[Good read: Bob Mann on La.’s cowardly GOP congressmen]]> Good read: Bob Mann on La.’s cowardly GOP congressmen
The Times-Pic columnist and LSU prof says what we’ve been thinking: Louisiana’s Republican congressional delegation cowers before Trump ......]]>
<![CDATA[Survey says: Journey]]> Survey says: Journey
IND readers select the artsy, colored-glass design as their choice for the new Lafayette Regional Airport terminal ......]]>
<![CDATA[Which airport terminal design do you prefer?]]> Which airport terminal design do you prefer?
Take the survey on our homepage. It’s quick, easy and, best of all, unscientific ......]]>
<![CDATA[Jim Crow just moved to St. Martinville]]> Jim Crow just moved to St. Martinville
In a majority-black town, the white police chief boasts that he is using a newly created hate crime law to upgrade to a felony the charge of resisting arrest, which could potentially add additional prison time to a suspect's sentence ......]]>
<![CDATA[Bayou Bridge Pipeline: an idea whose time has gone]]> Bayou Bridge Pipeline: an idea whose time has gone
Building on wetlands and continuing to burn oil is a bad bet. Now’s the time to turn to a new game ......]]>
<![CDATA[Regarding that West Monroe High School story]]> Regarding that West Monroe High School story
I don’t believe the students at WMHS are racist — not all of them anyway — but the community's embrace of the Confederate flag most definitely is ......]]>