New Orleans http://wwno.org en Bring Your Own Presents: 'Please Tell Me, What Is A Woman?' http://wwno.org/post/bring-your-own-presents-please-tell-me-what-woman <p><a href="http://bringyourownstories.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Bring Your Own&nbsp;</a><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">is&nbsp;a nomadic storytelling series that takes place in living rooms, backyards and other intimate spaces within the community. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:36:56 +0000 Richard Goodman 52602 at http://wwno.org Bring Your Own Presents: 'Fenway, or Passover?' http://wwno.org/post/bring-your-own-presents-fenway-or-passover <p><a href="http://bringyourownstories.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Bring Your Own&nbsp;</a><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">is&nbsp;a nomadic storytelling series that takes place in living rooms, backyards and other intimate spaces within the community. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 06:18:00 +0000 Sarah Chervinsky 51605 at http://wwno.org It's Time for Schools to be Counted http://wwno.org/post/its-time-schools-be-counted <p>Andre Perry Discusses the New Orleans Revovery School District's OneApp Program.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 21:48:26 +0000 Andre Perry 20488 at http://wwno.org The Plight of the Powerless http://wwno.org/post/plight-powerless <p>Dr. Andre Perry discusses if New Orleanians collectively understand what it mean to be powerless.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 22:06:37 +0000 Andre Perry 19557 at http://wwno.org Be Nice or Leave http://wwno.org/post/be-nice-or-leave <p>&ldquo;Be Nice or Leave!&rdquo; is a local adage that can be found almost everywhere in New Orleans on signature signs that are popularized by folk artist Dr. Bob. Plain and direct, the saying captures a chronic problem that locals have found a suitable solution to.</p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 21:50:08 +0000 Andre Perry 15256 at http://wwno.org 14,000 http://wwno.org/post/14000 <p>Andre Perry discusses what it means to have 14,000 disconnected youth.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Andre Perry 12648 at http://wwno.org Judge Extends Deadline for BP Oil Spill Settlement http://wwno.org/post/judge-extends-deadline-bp-oil-spill-settlement <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) &mdash; A federal judge has extended a deadline for BP and a team of plaintiffs&#39; attorneys to file details of a proposed settlement designed to resolve billions of dollars in economic damage claims spawned by the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.</p><p>The company and lawyers representing more than 100,000 individuals and businesses were expected Monday to ask U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier in New Orleans to give preliminary approval to the settlement agreement.</p><p>Early Monday evening, Barbier extended the deadline to Wednesday morning.</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 15:03:31 +0000 The Associated Press 8889 at http://wwno.org New Orleans to Kick Off War of 1812 Bicentennial http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-kick-war-1812-bicentennial <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) &mdash; Nine ships, including three tall military sailing ships, will adorn the Mississippi River in New Orleans this week as the nation kicks off the bicentennial commemoration of the War of 1812.</p><p>The ships are scheduled to arrive on Tuesday afternoon. There will be three U.S. Navy warships, three international warships and the sailing ships, including the Coast Guard&#39;s Cutter Eagle. The public can visit the ships for free between Wednesday and Sunday.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 17:21:22 +0000 The Associated Press 8835 at http://wwno.org Congressional Conversation on Race at UNO http://wwno.org/post/congressional-conversation-race-uno <p>Democratic Congressman Cedric Richmond will be in town this week to co-host&nbsp;a Congressional Conversation on Race. The talks are a&nbsp;project of&nbsp;Search for&nbsp;Common Ground and&nbsp;The Faith&nbsp;and Politics&nbsp;Institute.</p><p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Diane Mack 8102 at http://wwno.org Joshua Bell Plays Brahms http://wwno.org/post/joshua-bell-plays-brahms <p>World-renowned&nbsp;violinist&nbsp;Joshua Bell talks with WWNO&#39;s Diane Mack about his upcoming concert with&nbsp;the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.</p><p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Diane Mack 7828 at http://wwno.org