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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

Ecolambs break their sile...

Ecolambs break their silence? Environmental Defense Fund on the defense re funding Garret Graves’ campaign.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) has been a highly respected national environmental...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Constitutional amendment ...

Constitutional amendment #8, the so-called rigs-to-reefs amendment, is supported by the CCA, oil and gas, levee lawsuit opponents…and EDF!

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Bless the lazy little hearts of our state legislators, who, rather than passing bills to...

More on the shallow media coverage of...

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

More on the shallow media coverage of our midterm elections
posted on: Sep 30, 2014 | author: Admin

Media doing a piss poor job covering ...

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.

Media doing a piss poor job covering the District 6 Congressional Race
posted on: Sep 19, 2014 | author: Admin

Implications of the Senate race on fu...

by Anonymous* LaCoastPost has made the point on numerous occasions that while every Louisiana official supports...

Implications of the Senate race on future Hurricane relief
posted on: Sep 8, 2014 | author: Admin

Questioning the need for the Water Ca...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Timothy Boone reported in The Advocate that on October 20 the Baton Rouge Planning Commission will...

Questioning the need for the Water Campus in Baton Rouge
posted on: Sep 7, 2014 | author: Admin
Who’s got the money?

Who’s got the money?

posted on: Aug 26, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. (with assistance from an anonymous contributor) The critical issue of coastal funding as a limiting factor in the challenge to...

Sand berms and prospective congressman Garret Graves

Sand berms and prospective congressman Garret...

posted on: Aug 23, 2014 | author: Admin

By Anonymous*  Readers will recall that LaCoastPost was one of the few Louisiana media sources willing to challenge Governor Jindal’s...

Sixth District congressional race heats up

Sixth District congressional race heats up

posted on: Aug 20, 2014 | author: Admin

Garret Graves shows his political hand by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On August 19 WRKF-FM radio talk show host Jim Engster interviewed Bobby Jindal’s...

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