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New Orleans Violence #2: Two Black Gay Men, 1 Transgender Bodies ID'd

December 26, 2008
A few weeks ago, a friend in New Orleans, a Black gay man, emailed me about a very dustrubing scene. He was in the French Quarter, and ran into a young boy, no older than the age of 12, hustling … Continue reading read more »
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New Orleans: Army Corps Washed Away Accountability

January 31, 2008
My good friend Davell Crawford (the Piano Prince of New Orleans) recently covered a classic Randy Newman song called Louisiana 1927 (you can hear it by going to his home page). The lyrics chronicle the Mississippi Flood of 1927, and … Continue reading read more »
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