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    BATISTE: The Wild New Take Em Down List!

BATISTE: The Wild New Take Em Down List!

Take Em Down Nola may have aggressive plans in development to rename much of Louisiana. A Hayride reader sent us a list they recently came across that looks to reveal

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    BAYHAM: Who Should Take Robert E. Lee’s Place On That Pillar?

BAYHAM: Who Should Take Robert E. Lee’s Place On That Pillar?

There’s soon going to be a vacancy in one of the most prominent spots in the 504 area code when the 18 feet tall, 7,000 pound Alexander Doyle sculpture of

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    BATISTE: Are Mitch’s Monument-Removal Donors Drying Up?

BATISTE: Are Mitch’s Monument-Removal Donors Drying Up?

  Mitch Landrieu hit a snag on his fundraising efforts to remove the four controversial Civil War monuments in New Orleans.  A source close to The Hayride confirmed that the

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    Mitch Landrieu Says City Has Right To Tear Down Some NOLA Monuments, But Keep Democrat Slave-Owner Monument

Mitch Landrieu Says City Has Right To Tear Down Some NOLA Monuments, But Keep Democrat Slave-Owner Monument

In a quest to save the Democratic Party founder and slave-owner Andrew Jackson monument, which sits at the heart of New Orleans, Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s city attorneys claim they have

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    Mitch Landrieu Spox Blames ‘Violence And Threats’ For Monument Removal Delay, Ignores The Facts

Mitch Landrieu Spox Blames ‘Violence And Threats’ For Monument Removal Delay, Ignores The Facts

After the removal of four Confederate monuments in the city of New Orleans was further delayed, a spokesman for Mayor Mitch Landrieu blamed the move on “previous violence and threats”

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    Lafayette Columnist Shamefully Smears Beth Mizell As A White Supremacist For Her Monuments Protection Bill

Lafayette Columnist Shamefully Smears Beth Mizell As A White Supremacist For Her Monuments Protection Bill

A columnist at the uber left-wing Lafayette publication ‘The Independent’ essentially deemed State Senator Beth Mizell (R-Franklinton) as a white supremacist, smearing her for proposing legislation that would protect all historical

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EXCLUSIVE: New Orleans’ Historical Street Signs Being Defaced With ‘White Supremacy’ Vandalism

  EXCLUSIVE: New Orleans’ Historical Street Signs Being Defaced With ‘White Supremacy’ Vandalism

Famous street signs across the city of New Orleans are being defaced with signs purporting that they represent white supremacy

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Looks Like Beth Mizell’s Monument-Protection Bill Is Dead, For Now

  Looks Like Beth Mizell’s Monument-Protection Bill Is Dead, For Now

This isn’t a gigantic surprise, as we told you when the bill was errantly moved from the Senate Education Committee,

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EXCLUSIVE: Bill To Protect Louisiana Monuments Moved Into Democrat-Led Committee By Karen Carter Peterson

  EXCLUSIVE: Bill To Protect Louisiana Monuments Moved Into Democrat-Led Committee By Karen Carter Peterson

Legislation designed to protect historical monuments and landmarks throughout the state was moved into a State Senate committee led by

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Anti-Monuments Group Now Claiming ‘Zulu’ And ‘Rex’ Mardi Gras Costumes Are Racist

  Anti-Monuments Group Now Claiming ‘Zulu’ And ‘Rex’ Mardi Gras Costumes Are Racist

From the beginning of the New Orleans monuments issue, pro-monument supporters voiced concern that removing Southern history from the public

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UPDATED: Previously Reported Crane Company Is Not In Fact Helping To Remove New Orleans’ Monuments

  UPDATED: Previously Reported Crane Company Is Not In Fact Helping To Remove New Orleans’ Monuments

All Crane Rental of Louisiana is not in fact helping to remove four of New Orleans’ historical monuments, as previously

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BREAKING: Lee Circle And Other New Orleans Monuments Will Officially Be Removed, Federal Judge Rules

  BREAKING: Lee Circle And Other New Orleans Monuments Will Officially Be Removed, Federal Judge Rules

Update: Mayor Mitch Landrieu, former Sen. Mary Landrieu and prominent monument removal supporter attorney John Cummings all have ties to

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BURNED: Contractor Expected To Remove Monuments In New Orleans Has Lamborghini Set On Fire

  BURNED: Contractor Expected To Remove Monuments In New Orleans Has Lamborghini Set On Fire

Exclusive Follow Up Story Here. Just a few days after H&O Investments backed out as the contractor to remove four

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EXCLUSIVE: Mitch Landrieu’s Well-Connected Monument Removal Supporters Appointed To Cushy New Orleans Committees

  EXCLUSIVE: Mitch Landrieu’s Well-Connected Monument Removal Supporters Appointed To Cushy New Orleans Committees

It’s the old-school politics of ‘I scratch your back, you scratch my back.’ Mayor Mitch Landrieu of New Orleans has

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While Monuments Were Condemned, This Is What Was Happening With Crime In New Orleans

  While Monuments Were Condemned, This Is What Was Happening With Crime In New Orleans

Mayor Mitch Landrieu said a couple of weeks ago that the city could handle two issues at once, in response

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INSIDER REPORT: Mitch Landrieu Is Polling New Orleans Residents To Explore Third Term Run For Mayor

  INSIDER REPORT: Mitch Landrieu Is Polling New Orleans Residents To Explore Third Term Run For Mayor

With Mayor Mitch Landrieu finally getting his way yesterday with the approval of the New Orleans City Council to remove

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Anti-Monuments Group Goes After Councilwoman After She Withdraws Support For Removing New Orleans Monuments

  Anti-Monuments Group Goes After Councilwoman After She Withdraws Support For Removing New Orleans Monuments

After New Orleans City Councilwoman Latoya Cantrell confirmed her position last week that she does not support removing four historical

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LIVE BLOG: The New Orleans Historical Monument Meeting

  LIVE BLOG: The New Orleans Historical Monument Meeting

This is the live blog of the New Orleans City Council’s meeting on four historical monuments in the city which

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BREAKING: New Orleans City Councilwoman Confirms She Is Against Removing Historical Monuments

  BREAKING: New Orleans City Councilwoman Confirms She Is Against Removing Historical Monuments

Last week, the Hayride exclusively reported the apparent positions that each of the seven New Orleans City Council members took

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