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About G Bitch

A mad black woman in New Orleans.

Bit(ch) 17: A Fucking Plastic Water Bottle?

But as the rally was winding down and most of the protesters were leaving the area, someone among the dozens still in the streets hurled a plastic water bottle at police. Helmeted officers, some with heavy weapons and dogs, suddenly … Continue reading

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“But every time you show your face/Somebody dies, man”

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You Can Record Police + the Five-O App

It’s Perfectly Legal To Film The Cops. HuffPo, 8/13/14. “There are First Amendment protections for people photographing and recording in public,” Mickey Osterreicher, an attorney with the National Press Photographers Association, told The Huffington Post. According to Osterreicher, as long … Continue reading

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National Moment of Silence: NOLA 6PM

6pm tonight/Thursday, Lafayette Square National Moment of Silence Against Police Brutality New Orleans

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Another Pontchartrain Expressway Rousting

Homeless given 3 days to leave encampment under Pontchartrain Expressway. nola.com, 8/12/14. The city, along with a coalition of homeless organizations, will be going out over the next several days assessing each person’s needs. There are currently enough temporary shelter … Continue reading

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Bit(ch) 17: But Where’s the Fucking Original?

Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it. – Colette I love the … Continue reading

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Bit(ch) 16: “vagina”

Vollmann’s most important artistic influences are Gauguin and what he described as the “power colors” of Native American art. His other inescapable influence is the female body. The majority of Vollmann’s visual art centers upon women generally and geishas, sex … Continue reading

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“increasingly hostile environment for chronic pain patients and the physicians who strive to treat them”

In the summer of 2012, the Finance Committee of the U.S. Senate announced that it was initiating an investigation of the financial connections between certain major pharmaceutical manufacturers of prescription pain medications and experts in pain medicine, organizations that issue … Continue reading

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“Revealed: the Palestinian children killed by Israeli forces”

Revealed: the Palestinian children killed by Israeli forces. The Telegraph, 7/22/14. There is no justification, no excuse, no rationale.

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Bit(ch) 15: “They had me on Morphine and OxyContin for a while…”

Kylie “Tee” Toponce. Why Marijuana Works Better Than Opiates to Control Pain. AlterNet, 5/9/14. “It started with a snowboarding accident; my knee got really messed up. They had me on Morphine and OxyContin for a while, but eventually the prescriptions ran … Continue reading

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