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Want to save Louisiana schools? Then let’s do something about poverty

By Robert Mann If there is anything that threatens Louisiana’s future more than the pitiful state of its education system, it’s our unwillingness to talk honestly about what ails our schools and their students. Put another way, little will change … Continue reading

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What can we do about poverty? Some answers to a daunting question

“If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.” — John F. Kennedy “The poor will always be with you.” –John 12:8 By Robert Mann Not long ago, I spoke with … Continue reading

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