Reminder: A protest is scheduled to take place at Dutchtown High School in Geismar. A counter-protest has also been planned.
The Advocate: The Dutchtown High School drama department’s production of “The Laramie Project” will go forward March 17 and 18 as planned, despite being listed on the “picketing schedule” of the Westboro Baptist Church, a school district spokesman said Wednesday.
Previous post: Westboro Baptist Church, based in Topeka, Kansas, is targeting Dutchtown High School's drama department for "The Laramie Project" -- a story about Matthew Shepard, a homosexual man who was brutally murdered in Laramie, Wyoming, in 1998.
A Facebook group has planned a counter-protest.
Removal of the first of four Confederate monuments begins in New Orleans: updates - Efforts to remove four Confederate monuments commenced early April 24, as crews and police surrounded the Liberty Place monument downtown around 2 a.m.