As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.
Congratulations to Fred Hammond and Mary Mary, as they will be honored with an All-Star Salute at this year’s Essence Music Festival. The event will takes place on Sunday, July 8th in New Orleans.
Opening this week at a theatre near you: Joyful Noise (2011) After the untimely death of a choir director, two hard-willed women vie for control of the choir. Will traditional gospel-style music, favored by Vi […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)- As we approach the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we had an opportunity to sit down with former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to talk about one of the worst natural and human disasters […]
You never know WHO will stop by the Powertalk studio and today fell right in line with true SURPRISE fashion! Former Mayor of New Orleans, Ray Nagin, stopped by to chat with Lorraine about his […]
Jury selection is scheduled to begin today for the federal trial of five New Orleans police officers in connection with the post-Katrina shooting of a man whose body was later discovered in a burned out […]