Ty Baniewicz

Ty Baniewicz is a queer writer, educator and theater artist based in Lafayette, with bylines at The Rumpus, TruthOut and Southerly Magazine. They received their M.F.A. in nonfiction from the Creative Writing Workshop at the University of New Orleans.
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How are other communities handling rising homelessness?

Catholic Charities has joined six other local housing organizations in asking Lafayette Consolidated Government for a more permanent solution to homelessness — $6.5 million to purchase an out-of-use hotel that would be retrofitted into a permanent, low-barrier, non-congregate shelter.

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Failed veto override changes nothing for Louisiana’s trans athletes

Due to invasive and stigmatizing policy hurdles already codified in LHSAA’s handbook, virtually nothing has changed for transgender students, despite the Legislature’s failure to override the governor’s veto of a bill discriminating against them.

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