News Archive

By LA-AID

In 2021 we’ve been too busy to keep up our news page. This is the archive. We plan to add to it, especially when LA-AID gets media attention. In the meantime, look too at the News link in our category cloud, to the right, headed “TOPICS.”

January 4, 2021
Djibril Coulibaly
Awaiting deportation in Louisiana after 19 years teaching school here.

December 22, 2020
Felber dismissal
Washington Post. Garrett Felber, a major scholar of mass incarceration, has been dismissed from the University of Mississippi.

December 18, 2020
Baton Rouge Advocate (Acadiana edition) on LA-AID
LA-AID Video for International Migrants Day

December 16, 2020
KRVS (Lafayette, LA) interview with Nell Hahn on LA-AID
On the political interview show Bayou to Beltway, with Pearson Cross.

November 22, 2020
Links to information and resources on Cameroon

September 1, 2020
Democracy Now on Hurricane Laura and asylum seeker strikes

August 14, 2020
Protest outside Pine Prairie
Protesters were pepper-sprayed by police, who later claimed the protesters had pepper-sprayed them.