Category Archives: Floats You Missed

LA House Bills 117 and 149 + LA Senate Bill 241

About a week before the Louisiana Legislature convened, state Rep. Dalton Honore trekked to Denver for field research related to legislation he’s pushing in Louisiana. The journey brought him just a few blocks from the Colorado State Capitol, to a … Continue reading

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Murder, Part Deux

But, this distrust can be pervasive, spreading to a general skepticism about the truthfulness of their own accounts of their own experiences. If women’s feelings aren’t really to be trusted, then naturally their recollections of certain things that have happened … Continue reading

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Murder

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Another Stupid LA Senate Bill

Legislation seeks to define life as beginning at conception. The [New Orleans] Advocate, 4/7/15. The proposed constitutional provision, Senate Bill 80, is narrowly tailored to address the right to life of the unborn. But those opposing propositions similar to Louisiana’s say … Continue reading

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National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2015

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2015: The Importance Of An Early Intervention: Signs of disordered eating aren’t always obvious, Health reported. Subtle insecurities, excessive exercise, and feeling shy or self-conscious about eating in public are all warning signs a loved … Continue reading

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“because it’s Carnival time”

Orleans parish, Uptown route unless noted. For all Carnival parades, routes, and details, click here. Sat., Jan 31 Krewe du Vieux 6:30pm Krewe Delusion follows Fri., Feb 6 Krewe of Cork 3:00pm, French Quarter Krewe of Oshun 6:00pm Krewe of … Continue reading

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Happy Fucking 2015

I hope the NOPD gets its shit together. especially the Special Victims Unit. Sexual assault is soul-killing enough without police being dismissive, disrespectful, hostile to victims who have the bravery to report the crimes done to them. I hope the … Continue reading

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Yeah, Why the Fuck Aren’t We?

Why aren’t we talking about the death of Victor White III? Opinion. Mwende Katwiwa. December 27, 2014. I’ve spent 6 years living in New Orleans, but I got my roots in organizing and have spent most of my time in America in the … Continue reading

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Keep X in Your Xmas

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I Love Me Some Samantha Power

I read ‘A Problem from Hell’: America and the Age of Genocide. Every word. The notes. The bibliography. I’m amazed and pleased she’s lasted this long in the Administration.  And if you want to talk genocide or Rwanda, which I … Continue reading

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