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Death and life are in the power of the tongue

The words and deeds of Archbishop Alfred Hughes

Our action or inaction failed to protect the innocents among us, the children. I ask for forgiveness

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Karen Gadbois co-founded The Lens. She now covers New Orleans government issues and writes about land use. With television reporter Lee Zurik she exposed widespread misuse of city recovery funds and led to guilty pleas in federal court. Her work attracted some of journalism's highest honors, including a Peabody Award, an Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award and a gold medal from Investigative Reporters and Editors. She can be reached at (504) 606-6013.

  • I’m the person who seemed so dismissive about holding conventions in NO, and I want to apologize for being insensitive. My exasperation is based on what I’ve heard via the media, not from New Orleanians, and I let that get the better of me. I am curious to know from you what you think the city’s needs are at this point.

  • Said the pharoah to Moses: So let it be written. So let it be done. Where are all the pharoahs now?