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Coastal news items throug...

Coastal news items through October 22, 2014. Reading between the lines.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. 1. Bragging about ignorance. “I’m not a scientist but…” This paean...

RECENT FROM People Issues

Garret Graves left our co...

Garret Graves left our coast in the fiscal lurch

By Anonymous Part A Len Bahr has cited funding for coastal restoration as an issue that should be paramount...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Surprise, surprise; Distr...

Surprise, surprise; District Six is coastal.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In case you were under the impression that only Louisiana congressional districts 1, 2 and...

An unreserved, unabashed, unexpurgate...

Editor’s note: since this post was published, respected political commentator Jeremy Alford provided an update...

An unreserved, unabashed, unexpurgated and unqualified endorsement of Edwin Edwards for Congress.
posted on: Oct 12, 2014 | author: Admin

Coastal conflicts of interest on the ...

Editor’s Note: This post represents the unauthorized use of copyrighted material from a website known as...

Coastal conflicts of interest on the part of aspiring congressman Garret Graves
posted on: Oct 12, 2014 | author: Admin

Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal offici...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On September 30, 2014 the New Republic published an intriguing article by New Orleans-based writer...

Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal official waffles on key sediment diversion project, cites rising cost. Smells political.
posted on: Oct 9, 2014 | author: Admin

Why not seal the Texas border against...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. I’ve been picking on the media a lot recently, with respect to coverage of the midterm...

Why not seal the Texas border against Ebola?
posted on: Oct 7, 2014 | author: Admin
More on the shallow media coverage of our midterm elections

More on the shallow media coverage of our mid...

posted on: Sep 30, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Jackson Browne wrote a haunting song called Before the Deluge in 1974, the year after I came to Louisiana, which I hear as eerily...

Media doing a piss poor job covering the District 6 Congressional Race

Media doing a piss poor job covering the Dist...

posted on: Sep 19, 2014 | author: Admin

Strangely enough, another of Graves' major supporters is the national environmental NGO, The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) pac. Word on the street among knowledgeable coastal advocates in Louisiana is that EDF, formerly highly respected in our state, has sold out to Garret Graves.

Implications of the Senate race on future Hurricane relief

Implications of the Senate race on future Hur...

posted on: Sep 8, 2014 | author: Admin

by Anonymous* LaCoastPost has made the point on numerous occasions that while every Louisiana official supports restoring our coast, some of them are...

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