New Orleans has the highest murder rate in the country, so authorities are trying some creative ways to address it. In a culturally rich city, arts are saving lives. Joining the conversation are Derrick Tabb, Fallyn Travis, Ramon Antonio Vargas, Richard Barber and Jason Berry.
Some smaller arts institutions may not survive the economic effects of prolonged closures as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen.
Now that Memorial Day has sailed past us and the end of the school year is in sight, many families are thinking about how to fill the summer days ahead and keep kids engaged at a time when schedules and routines are disrupted.
The program emerged amid decreasing public school arts funding in Georgia.