Mardi Gras News

Another group of women who left the Krewe of Nyx amid recent controversy have formed a new organization and found a new Krewe to parade with.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 14, 2020 - 12:18 am
On Monday, former members of the all-female, Mystic Krewe of Nyx, announced they've formed a new Carnival organization, the Krewe of Themis.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 07, 2020 - 7:04 am
Southern University’s ‘Human Jukebox’ will not parade with the Mystic Krewe of Nyx.
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Dolores "Tuttie" Kepner in a Feb. 2020 photo by Sophia Germer/NOLA.com
Chris Miller
July 03, 2020 - 5:57 pm
Krewe of Cleopatra founder Delores "Tuttie" Kepner died Thursday at the age of 89, the krewe announced today.
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Chris Miller
June 19, 2020 - 2:48 pm
The New Orleans Police Department says it has reassigned an employee who specializes in information technology, after being implicated in the ongoing back-and-forth between former Krew of Nyx members at its founder.
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Chris Miller
June 12, 2020 - 4:31 pm
Mystic Krewe of Nyx founder and captain Julie Lea is offering a three-step reconciliation plan, after causing a near-mutiny in the krewe with a social media post that featured the hashtagged phrase "All lives matter."
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The Pussyfooters
Chris Miller
June 10, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Five dance troupes that routinely accompany Mardi Gras parades have announced they will no longer participate in the Mystic Krewe of Nyx
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Chris Miller
June 09, 2020 - 9:16 pm
Twenty-seven of the Mystic Krewe of Nyx's float lieutenants have resigned after krewe founder and captain Julie Lea refused to step down.
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Innocuous “All Lives Matter” post seen as critical of BLM movement
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Thomas Perumean
June 07, 2020 - 10:11 am
Innocuous “All Lives Matter” post seen as critical of BLM movement
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 10, 2020 - 10:25 am
Will some parades bolt to neighboring parishes? Arthur Hardy Explains
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