International Working Women’s Day is Back Again

On Sunday, March 8th 2020, the New Orleans Peoples Assembly will host the 2nd Annual International Working Women’s Day demonstration, rallying at Congo Square at 1:00pm, followed by a march to the steps of City Hall. The purpose of the demonstration is to build local and international solidarity of working...

How to Make NOLA Great in 2020

Regressive vs Progressive Policies Be Jeff Thomas Sales taxes are regressive.  People with money only really notice when they make big purchases.  But for poorer people, sales taxes stealthy but steadily erode available cash.  People with higher incomes are at best only marginally affected by sales taxes.  Much like regressive...

Hong Kong

Unicorns – startups valued at over $1 billion – are almost as rare as the magical beasts they’re named after. Uber, Airbnb, and Xiaomi all fit that definition. But 2017 created another unicorn, one that the average man in the street will not have heard – Binance. A recent article...

Alicia Keys References Trump’s Impeachment

And Cardi B in politically-charged Grammy performance Singer Alicia Keys referenced President Trump's impeachment and called for rapper Cardi B to enter politics at Sunday night's Grammy Awards.The "Fallin'" singer and Grammy host belted out a song at the 62nd annual music ceremony on Sunday in Los Angeles, saying, "Tonight we...