Celebrating 300 Years

February 15, 2018 LA Data News 0

By Eric Connerly New Orleans: A Colorful History As we are in the 300th Anniversary of New Orleans, with its rich and colorful history; it is one where the African influence is seen in everything […]

Big Chief Devon “OX” Williams

February 15, 2018 LA Data News 0

By Glenn Jones TRIBAL TIMELINE: 2012 – Present – Big Chief Devon “OX” Williams Due to our press time, it was necessary to conduct this interview before Mardi Gras. We met with Chief Williams on […]

Shoes, Shoes and more Shoes…

February 15, 2018 LA Data News 0

By Victoria Clark Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but on Thursday nights for Mardi Gras, it’s a well fought after glittered Krewe of Muses Shoe. It was a Celebration of Women’s Pride as […]

Zulu Ball Fashion

February 15, 2018 LA Data News 0

By Delaney George This year Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club held their Annual Zulu Ball to top off Mardi Gras Season. The ball is historically and internationally known across the globe and has become […]

Slave Captains Instructed

February 15, 2018 LA Data News 0

The Skills of the Africans were so vital to Louisiana settlers that slave ship captains were instructed not to stop in the West Indies in route to Louisiana because French West Indian planters would buy […]

BLACK FACTS

February 7, 2018 LA Data News 0

FOUNDING OF NEW ORLEANS The French had learned from natives about a path from the lake down what is now Bayou Road across Esplanade ridge to the Mississippi River. When they decided to build a […]

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