ISSUE FOUR JUST PUBLISHED
BEAUTIFUL, WONDERFUL ISSUE FOUR IS OUT!!While much of the content can be read on this site, and the PDF version can be downloaded below, there's no substitute for the real-deal print edition... from the must-see cover art to a two-color centerfold pull-out poster.
LOOKING FOR THE PELICAN? Distro has just gotten underway, but here's a Google Map of places around New Orleans where you can find a copy. Many more locations soon!
- The Raging Pelican is an independent publication providing the people of South Louisiana and the Gulf Coast with a voice in reaction to the wholesale human & environmental slaughter perpetrated against us by government and industry. For more information, check our About page.
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- mike howells on A Radical New Orleans: Why Here? Why Now?
- Matthew Nesbit on Catching Fog in a Net
- Anne ODonnell on What does Resistance Look Like? The Niger Delta Model
- Ashton Martin on Over the Dome
- Fracking and the Global Movement Against Extractive Industries | ohiofracktion: to save the land and people on What does Resistance Look Like? The Niger Delta Model
The Pelican’s Beakbook
- From Space, We Still Look Blue
- Interview with a Tar Sands Blockader
- Creole Tomatoes
- Fucked Either Way: the Double-Bind of Seafood Safety
- A Land Called Louisiana, part II: Undermining Slavery from the Cypress Swamps
- How to Build a Skatepark: Big Beverage vs. DIY in New Orleans
- Their Failures Need to Make us Worried
- Over the Dome
- From Bhopal to the Bayous
- Catching Fog in a Net
- Anarchist All Along
- Pelican Briefs
- Looking South
- An Introduction to TILT: Death in the Age of Petrochemicals
- The Roosevelt Hotel: Aid & Comfort to our Enemies
• New Orleans Workers' Center for Racial Justice Organizing workers across race and industry to build the power and participation of workers and communities
• Louisiana Bucket Brigade Working with communities that neighbor the state's oil refineries and chemical plants
• Advocates for Environmental Human Rights Legal services, community organizing support, public education, and campaigns focused on defending and advancing the human right to a healthy environment
• The Mighty Ben Passmore The creator of much of our awesome art
• No Bosses, No Boyfriends What happens when anarcha-feminists stop being polite and start getting real
• Louisiana Books 2 Prisoners All-volunteer group providing free reading material to the incarcerated
• The Iron Rail New Orleans' ancient anarchist infoshop. Still alive, still struggling.
Écoulement no.2 Archive
Posted on November 4, 2011 | 4 CommentsWe're only beginning to see the lasting health effects of BP's chemical warfare.
Posted on May 15, 2011 | No Comments"I don’t have a lot of truck with people wanting Eris to fuck shit up and overturn cop cars," Lateacha said. "I’d like to see less of people going to jail."
Posted on May 15, 2011 | No CommentsGrand Isle mounts a delicious insurgency
Posted on May 9, 2011 | No CommentsLate last year, three police officers (out of five) were convicted in connection with the murder of an innocent man, Henry Glover, and its cover-up days after Hurricane Katrina.
Posted on May 8, 2011 | No CommentsA poem by Ruth Lysse
Posted on May 8, 2011 | 1 CommentIndigenous peoples and the "settling" of our region
Posted on May 8, 2011 | 3 CommentsThere are many horror stories about doctors who defied the oil industry and suffered for it...but none quite like the bizarre case of Dr. Victor Alexander
Posted on May 7, 2011 | No CommentsWhat we can learn from the uprisings in North Africa
Posted on May 7, 2011 | No CommentsWhat "Tort Reform" means for those hurt by oil companies
Posted on May 6, 2011 | No CommentsWe imagined that September 1st would spark a conflict that would rock the LSU administration’s ranks...
Posted on May 5, 2011 | No CommentsDoctor is so wise! Privileged priesthood, set-apart sect of sacred scholars, Elite few approved to interpret the scriptures of sickness for us layfolks.
Posted on May 4, 2011 | 1 CommentThe city of New Orleans is deeply and persistently loved by its citizens.