Mitch Landrieu 14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 12:38pm RT @laurenepowell: Lynchings were violent and public acts of torture that traumatized African American people throughout the country and claimed the lives of thousands. It is not a phrase to be used hyperbolically. @eji_org https://t.co/toYzGq26AL Mitch Landrieu 15 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 12:09pm Once again, the President has demonstrated his ignorance about our history and its impact even today. Lynching was a form of domestic terrorism and sad chapter for our nation. He’s such a disgrace. https://t.co/YyBmHlVkFa Mitch Landrieu 16 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 11:14am RT @unumfund: Changing narratives that perpetuate systemic racism are key to changing people's behavior. "We have to look at situations... where black and brown people are sentenced twice as much as white people and say there's something wrong with that."
https://t.co/bPTWKpGGyC Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:25pm RT @AspenInstitute: “But if you want it to be another way, you have to acknowledge that the way its designed is broken, and its up to everybody in this room to fix it.” —@MitchLandrieu
Tune in: https://t.co/UQS9DwwFOh#GlobalIGShttps://t.co/JKK5hE4xqb
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:25pm Don't just think about the small retail things that are all-important. If we bring only a few people a long way, then that’s how the country will be. If you want it to be another way, you have to acknowledge that the way it is is broken. It’s up to us to fix it #GlobalIGS Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:23pm You have to be an integral part of the neighborhood your business is in. In New Orleans, we had to change the rules for those doing business in our city. What's your equity portfolio look like? Tell us about your hiring practices. Are you being inclusive? #GlobalIGS Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:21pm RT @AspenInstitute: .@MitchLandrieu asks: How is it that we remain a block away but a world apart? How is it possible that New Orleans is 64% African-American, but 1/2 of the African-American men aren't working? What are the barriers?
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:21pm RT @AspenInstitute: “If you want to build upward mobility, you have to change the institutions. How do you expect us to figure out how to integrate our community if we don’t have long-term immigration reform? If they’re having difficulty with opioids?" —@MitchLandrieu at #GlobalIGShttps://t.co/KnIPnNp447
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:15pm There’s no doubt there’s a divide in America right now. Some times the line is invisible and sometimes it’s not -- it’s a river, it’s a railroad tracks, it’s a wall. #GlobalIGS Mitch Landrieu 1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 3:13pm RT @AspenInstitute: “If there’s no inclusion, there’s not going to be any growth…the other thing is, it’s hard to have upward mobility when the system has a foot on your throat.”
Watch former Mayor of New Orleans @MitchLandrieu’s remarks at #GlobalIGS: https://t.co/UQS9DwwFOhhttps://t.co/rIBqiZEBzK
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 6:51pm RT @LamarWhiteJr: Rispone’s campaign releases a quartet of mendacious, bigoted attack ads, recalling a sensational admission by the late Lee Atwater on the truth about the Southern Strategy.
https://t.co/5mG5apDkt5 via @BayouBrief Mitch Landrieu 3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 8:33pm This is America at her best!!! https://t.co/OXrv2CBwTi Mitch Landrieu 3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 1:01pm 2020 could see record turnout of 170M-198M votes cast, something our election systems might not be prepared for. "We already face complaints that there are too few polling stations...This is something that should concern everyone, left and right alike."
https://t.co/2ZN4VFhaMJ Mitch Landrieu 4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 9:26pm RT @flyneworleans: The news you've all been waiting for
#TheNewMSY opens on November 6, 2019!
Press Release: https://t.co/B3Jnh4cb3uhttps://t.co/cVLECZiNvu
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 11:01am Researchers "examined the extent to which people underestimate the degree of racial economic inequality". “Without penetrating the vast misperceptions [...] we will continue to believe we live in an equal America...”
https://t.co/OjvSkyuNAv Mitch Landrieu 5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:13am Saddened by the loss of Rep. Elijah Cummings. In his pursuit of justice and truth, his career was the embodiment of true patriotism. https://t.co/4hTV5rp1e3 Mitch Landrieu 5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 8:24am RT @AnaCabrera: Statement from Congressman Cummings’ wife, Maya, on his passing: “He worked until his last breath because he believed our democracy was the highest and best expression of our collective humanity and that our nation’s diversity was our promise, not out problem.” Mitch Landrieu 5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 7:42am RT @MARCMORIAL: Devastated by the loss of #ElijahCummings. Few in Congress have fought more passionately and effectively for civil rights, economic justice and integrity in our public institutions. Mitch Landrieu 6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 10:43am RT @AtlanticCouncil: The case for getting serious about resilience
“We had to build the city back and we had to really start thinking about the notion of resilience,” @MitchLandrieu said. https://t.co/U1LgmjLBfu Mitch Landrieu 6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 10:01am "What’s the problem with being 'not racist'? It is a claim that signifies neutrality: 'I am not a racist, but neither am I aggressively against racism'...The opposite of 'racist' isn’t 'not racist.' It is 'antiracist.'"How to bring about change: https://t.co/aQtBcnKiLr Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 7:14pm RT @CNNKeith: Live from Westerville! It’s former New Orleans Mayor @MitchLandrieu #DemDebatehttps://t.co/6UEZothWjs
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 3:44pm Trump’s betrayal of the Kurds is sickening to U.S. soldiers - The Washington Post https://t.co/mnpKONfW9n Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 12:00pm Reminder that we have to be patient on this path forward. "...coming together across race is not a neat two-step process...It’s an emotionally complex, thousand-step process...This is the hard process of trying to see each other across centuries of wrong."
https://t.co/Kbce35UYaR Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 3:52pm Excited to join @AspenInstitute and @CNTR4growth for the #GlobalIGS convening to discuss ways to use inclusivity and equity as guiding principles in our communities. https://t.co/PHJ7IqWQ0V Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 8:21pm RT @kurdistannews24: #BREAKING:
Kurdish Human right activist & The secretary-general of the Future Syria Party,Ms #Hervin_Khalaf ,has been raped & then stoned to death by #Turkey backed Jihadists near #Hasakah during Turkey's ethnic cleansing operation against #Kurds in Syria. @brett_mcgurk #amnestyhttps://t.co/tQDUjmaZDe
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 11:51am Excellent https://t.co/33aOvK8TME Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 7:29pm At the New Orleans Airport, a Taste of Leah Chase’s Food and Art https://t.co/JsPCRRn34c Mitch Landrieu 1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 2:40pm Congratulations https://t.co/FZ1MEeNx5D Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Oct 6 - 11:01am We should all come to the table of democracy as equals. That's what makes America great & what everybody has a right to in this country. In order to reach this aspiration, we have to reach back & bring somebody along with us to the table because we are better together.
@unumfund Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Oct 6 - 9:40am This is a very serious, sobering moment for the country. But it is the very reason the founders designed the impeachment process. The key question: Is the President above the law? Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Oct 6 - 9:30am Tune in. Our panel up next. https://t.co/s9pQGhlewi Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Oct 5 - 12:07pm Last day to vote early. Vote like democracy depends on it. https://t.co/5sYr7eZSC5 Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Oct 5 - 12:06pm RT @CNNSotu: SUNDAY on #CNNSOTU w/ @jaketapper: @amyklobuchar, @MarkSanford,@WalshFreedom, @MitchLandrieu, @finneyk, @chavezlinda, & @amandacarpenter. Tune in! https://t.co/5uqgKXHHVS
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Oct 5 - 11:01am Our diversity & multiculturalism have been seen as one of our strengths for decades. One of our mottos, “e pluribus unum” -“out of many, one”- is based on these. Our freedoms, diversity & indivisibility are being wrongly proclaimed as weaknesses by those in charge @unumfund Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 4 - 11:02am Consider this as you vote in upcoming elections: We need leaders whose political philosophy is rooted in shared responsibility, who will do the hard thing for the sake of doing what is just & right, and who will face the truth & lead us on a new path forward
@unumfund Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 4 - 10:38am Looking forward to this. Such an important part of our economic opportunity strategy in #NOLAhttps://t.co/NYOlTwbeWs Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Friday Oct 4 - 10:37am RT @STRIVEINTL: Join us for the STRIVE 35th Anniversary Gala on November 5, honoring Dina Powell McCormick and @MitchLandrieu! Our Emcee will be @GayleKing!
Visit the website to buy a ticket, journal ad, or sponsorship: https://t.co/NaCUd5ITmh
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Oct 3 - 9:02am We can only fulfill America’s promise if we are honest about how we got to this imperfect moment in the 1st place. It’s a long winding road, history's messy & race can be scary to talk about. But I’ve learned you can’t go under, around or over it. You have to go thru it @unumfund Mitch Landrieu 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Oct 3 - 8:07am RT @LamarWhiteJr: During Reconstruction, thousands of newly-emancipated slaves found freedom sailing in the Gulf. They helped to build the seafood industry and to rebuild the Deep South, yet their remarkable stories have been largely lost to time.
By @GulfSails.https://t.co/58Rb97fkkx Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 5:57pm Very cool! https://t.co/F5Bt8cEAO9 Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 4:54pm So fantastic. Great job. Got my first hit at NORD💪 https://t.co/UgQMvZc6K5 Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 1 - 10:37am RT @Everytown: Two years ago today, in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, 58 people were killed and over 800 were injured when a shooter opened fire on a crowd at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas. #VegasStronghttps://t.co/UO0QezA9RN
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 8:37pm News for @realDonaldTrump: tweeting about a new Civil War isn’t funny. The Civil War wasn’t a football game where people simply picked a team to root for. It was a war fought to destroy our country for the purpose of preserving slavery. Over 600K died. Among our darkest moments. Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 6:34pm RT @SymoneDSanders: Rep. Jim Jordan got up this morning trying to play games on national television and @jaketapper said “not today.” https://t.co/eiZiube1pO Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 30 - 9:01am Dr. King said “The arc of the moral universe bends towards justice.” Amen, I say, but it does not bend it on its own. Someone has to do the bending. That’s where we all come in. Our democracy is on the line right now. Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Sep 29 - 5:16pm Had the honor earlier this week to visit one of my heroes @repjohnlewis. His clarity on race & inclusion has been a guidepost for many. Then this weekend visited New Iberia Sugar Cane Festival and saw the beauty of community coming together. Our kids will show us the way. https://t.co/3DDTAOhjJX
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Sep 29 - 12:00pm You can learn a whole lot from our country’s small cities and towns—if you know where to look. https://t.co/ibv7Uk2OTV Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 28 - 11:00am Vestiges of Jim Crow & resulting segregation are alive today-- disparity in our health outcomes, increasing housing segregation, disenfranchisement of voters, in transportation & criminal justice, and in the gutting of public education. We cannot ignore it. Follow us at @unumfund Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 27 - 10:56am Great to see our southern mayors continuing to push for progress. https://t.co/SBvi2Q6tsp@SteveBenjaminSC@mayorcantrell@randallwoodfin@ChokweALumumba via @nicka_martin Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 26 - 6:45pm Though “some bias still lingers”, African American quarterbacks have shattered stereotypes to play in the NFL.“It takes a couple of generations to change the legacy of racial ideology…And we may be at a point where it is grasping to its last breaths.” https://t.co/KMsnKxnBuw Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 26 - 3:37pm RT @unumfund: "Dozens of states and countless localities have enacted voter suppression measures…If Congress needed more evidence to support passage of the Voting Rights Advancement Act, this is it." https://t.co/tWXFUqdeOQ Mitch Landrieu 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 25 - 4:00pm RT @JudyReeseMorse: State Representative @MayorGlover of the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus (LLBC) visited @NBC6News to speak about the Empowerment and Policy conference. The conference is two days away and limited spots are available!
https://t.co/YEbfS2IWo5 Mitch Landrieu 4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 10:18pm Had lunch today at Dookie Chase's. Got to catch up with the next generation of leadership. Spectacular and delicious as always. #nolaproudhttps://t.co/6x2jdzfUia
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 4 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 24 - 11:41am RT @JimOnCities: I’ve seen a lot of very cool #localgov innovation team spaces. Austin, which uses space in the old central library, now tops the list. Great visiting with the team as they focus on displacement — a huge issue for so many cities today. https://t.co/vLcIlSpxyE
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 4 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 23 - 4:09pm Poverty is a form of violence & so is not having access to healthcare or a real job so that you can create opportunities for your family. There is an institutional violence, as Robert Kennedy told us, that comes w/ no justice. Where there is no justice, there can be no peace. Mitch Landrieu 4 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 23 - 4:08pm RT @BrennanCenter: "News that the Senate is planning to support money for election security is a critical step in the right direction, but the fight to secure our elections is far from over," explains Brennan Center expert @LarryNorden.https://t.co/OfCTBbAK6b Mitch Landrieu 4 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 23 - 11:52am RT @drewbrees: So proud of our TEAM! Who Dat baby! Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 22 - 4:42pm RT @Saints: SEE YA! 🔥 #Saintshttps://t.co/sm88m46BPD
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 22 - 10:33am God Bless Cokie. She will be missed. 🙏 https://t.co/XMN7teNcNS Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 22 - 9:38am So proud of and happy for Terrence. Wow!! Who dat! https://t.co/Ch41pOkhex Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 22 - 9:37am RT @jmjafrx: Congratulations to Terrence Blanchard - 136 Years, The Met will Finally Host an Opera by a Black Composer https://t.co/UDeaW319uw Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Saturday Sep 21 - 1:29pm Praying for the family of Officer Vincent Liberto Jr. who was killed in the line of duty in this tragic shooting. Our officers and first responders put their lives on the line every day they go to work. Rest in peace. https://t.co/MIJWwyEA2A Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Saturday Sep 21 - 11:00am “...we stand at a crossroads of our own a crisis in democracy...Hard fought for civil rights are stripped back. Rule of law is being undermined, our norms and institutions ... are under assault, and that includes…the fight to protect the right to vote.” https://t.co/MJQf4Kkcsp Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Saturday Sep 21 - 7:56am RT @djsoulsister: Congrats, @T_Blanchard! https://t.co/C2a7HDEAz8 Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 20 - 6:11pm Thank you to organizations like @c40cities for doing the hard work on #climatechange.https://t.co/GLTYxMOeoB Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 20 - 6:11pm RT @LaDemos: ⏰ TOMORROW is the last day to register to vote.
Register here ➝ https://t.co/4pVf9MosSQhttps://t.co/6PJLKWbn2X
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 20 - 2:00pm How do we chart a path forward? "It is imperative that we educate leaders across all sectors...and develop a historically accurate understanding and language to form the context of racial equity requirements to disrupt the current narrative." https://t.co/kMVAj6jWt8 Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 20 - 10:00am How do we chart a path forward? "It is imperative that we educate leaders across all sectors...and develop a historically accurate understanding and language to form the context of racial equity requirements to disrupt the current narrative."
https://t.co/FS70XNPKeu Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 18 - 5:10pm New research makes a strong case for place-based policies. "...policies that essentially bring jobs to people, in bolstering the economies of distressed places, and helping workers and their families get a leg up where they live." Learn more:
https://t.co/4wsWktqo4w Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 18 - 11:42am RT @mayorcantrell: Best way to celebrate the one year anniversary of our Low Barrier Homeless Shelter is with a testimonial!
A 48-year-old female was referred to our shelter at the beginning of October 2018 from a residential substance use program. https://t.co/J1MwQlRBCY
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 18 - 9:16am Good job Kevin. We will miss you. https://t.co/sgCnnowyMu Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 18 - 9:15am RT @clancygambit: We at Gambit are the lucky ones, Kevin. You took Gambit to a new level and inspired everyone from the youngest staffer to the Old Man. Your mom raised a terrific son. Please thank her for sharing you with us. https://t.co/xd9cBDBGvA Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 17 - 9:48pm Thank you Mayor for your time. The students had a great time and learned a lot. https://t.co/GHgsPfkWAf Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 17 - 4:02pm Cokie Roberts dedicated her life to telling the stories of the American people. She never lost touch of her #NOLA roots. My heart goes out to the Boggs and Roberts families, her news colleagues, friends and admirers in this time of mourning. Photo credit: @gerber_cheryl https://t.co/H4fsEX1Tcq
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 15 - 12:32pm This election is a battle for the soul of our nation. https://t.co/2iIn6vcF9g Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 15 - 9:31am RT @randallwoodfin: Addie Mae Collins
And Cynthia Wesley
We know them as the Four Little Girls, but there is power in their names. https://t.co/P8OBYf0rhD
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 15 - 9:31am RT @randallwoodfin: The 16th Street Church bombing on Sept. 15, 1963 was the day homegrown terrorism could no longer be ignored. But it was also the day we went from victims to survivors.
Although their lives were stolen they gave us purpose. Don't forget their sacrifice. Don't forget their names. Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Friday Sep 13 - 5:34pm Trump's plan to pay for border wall with Air Force funds risks national security, report says https://t.co/Y5Ds3nzV6k Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Thursday Sep 12 - 10:59pm Really thought most of the debate field did well tonight. The contrast with Trump was clearer. Great discussions on race, guns, trade, healthcare. #DemDebate Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Thursday Sep 12 - 6:29pm Tonight's #DemDebate participants must remember that our ultimate goal is to defeat @realDonaldTrump. President Obama’s policies can’t be the focus. Our policy differences are minor compared to the contrast with the GOP & Trump. Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Thursday Sep 12 - 3:46pm Tune in to @CNN before and after tonight’s Democratic debate. https://t.co/x3QRNMNCnK Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 11 - 1:42pm Hard to imagine it has been 18 years. Our first responders are put into harm's way nearly every day but none more tragic than on 9/11. Today, we remember the many heroes from that that fateful day. #NeverForgethttps://t.co/Q2IMBamTgJ Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 11 - 12:09pm RT @LaDemos: 🚨 TODAY is the deadline to register to vote in person or by mail!
✅ Make sure your friends, family, and neighbors are registered.
💻 Get more info or register online here: https://t.co/nl7Y0jqi0Zhttps://t.co/OkrCaZtzNL
Link to Image Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 10 - 7:38pm Congrats to @mayorcantrell & the entire team at City Hall. Nearly 10 years of sustained fiscal progress. Gone from deficits to surpluses and multiple bond rating upgrades. So important for upcoming infrastructure spending. https://t.co/nT11UIj4br Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 10 - 11:01am “America is not the only country with video games, mental illness, or poverty.” Want to fight gun violence but don't know what to do? “We need to fund research into gun violence — and then act on this research.” ACT! https://t.co/Ohsd6TTfD8 Mitch Landrieu 1 month ago:   Monday Sep 9 - 8:01pm I love this. There is Hope. https://t.co/1XLNATSdOC