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Kevin Boyd

Kevin Boyd is a contributor for Opportunity Lives.

America has been at war for almost two decades now. The wars have produced hundreds of thousands of combat veterans. But for many veterans, …

Louisiana in August suffered the largest single natural disaster since Hurricane Katrina. A storm system dropped so much rain that it caused flooding in …

Louisiana has been mired in a three-year long financial crisis caused in part by the drop in oil prices. The state has become used …

Rising income inequality has become a concern to most Americans. President Obama made it the focus of his State of The Union address this …

(Lewis Neal, 92 / Photo: AP) College football season is about to begin again. One of the teams often tapped to contend for the …

Setting up a front-yard lemonade stand on a hot summer day is often a kid’s first experience of real-world enterprise. Selling those cool cups …

New Orleans is a charming city. From the riverfront to the French Quarter, the city has long been a major tourist destination. Events such …

As America’s brave fighting men and women return from war and transition to civilian life, many find that jobs are hard to come by. …

Last month, we brought you the story of a slate of candidates that was threatening to undo Louisiana’s education reforms. Since Hurricane Katrina devastated …

Since Hurricane Katrina devastated much of Southeast Louisiana a decade ago, the state has on embarked one of the most aggressive school choice and …