August 14, 2008 -
Earlier this week federal investigators raided and seized documents from the New Orleans Affordable Homeownership Corporation, the city-chartered and city-financed nonprofit that ran a home-remediation program in 2006 and 2007.
August 13, 2008 -
A note to Facing South readers: this week, we made our 2,500th post to the blog since launching in spring 2005.
November 14, 2007 -
In my story about the fossil fuel-funded attack on the Center for Climate Strategies, I incorrectly reported that the group "embraced" gas taxes.
September 20, 2007 -
UPDATE: A cross-post of this has ignited some fierce debate over at Daily Kos; see also Pam Spaulding's valuable take on why the progressive blogosphere is MIA on the Jena 6.
December 20, 2005 -
I missed the "unofficial" announcement last Friday -- but now it's official: one of my favorite bloggers (and my Durham homey) Pam Spaulding of Pam's House Blend ("always steamin'") has won a 2005 Weblog Award for &q
June 6, 2005 -
As announced here at Facing South and over at DKos, we're looking for a few good Southern bloggers. Lots of them, in fact.Here at the Institute for Southern Studies -- your favorite think tank/act tank work for progressive change in the South -- we're trying to get a handle on whose blogging in the region.Are you a progressive blogger in the South? Know a good blog we should know about? Let us know in the comments or drop us a line at here.
May 19, 2005 -
Greetings Facing South readers, especially new readers coming in from DKos, CounterPunch, Cursor and elsewhere. We're glad to have you here at the blog of the Institute for Southern Studies, a progressive research, education and action center.