Category Archives: Civil Rights

Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone FEATURED SOUND FILE: Sit Down Servant-STAPLES YRICS: SIT DOWN SERVANT One Group Member – Woh oh oh oh, sit down Soloist – Now now now now no Group –Sit down! Soloist –Woh oh oh, please … Continue reading

Posted in African Americans, Black Codes, Civil Rights, Democracy, Gospel, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Media, Music, Open Thread, Politics, Racism, Religion, Slavery, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , | 60 Comments

Videos | 20th Anniversary of the MILLION MAN March

Updated LIVE NOW:: The #JusticeOrElse gathering streaming in 5 different languages @ — Justice or Else 2015 (@JusticeOrElse) October 10, 2015 10/10/15: ALL ROADS LEAD TO WASHINGTON D.C., THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE “MILLION MAN MARCH” THE SOURCE … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Racism, History, Civil Rights, Democracy, Empowerment, Racial Profiling, discrimination, Freedom, Justice for Trayvon Martin, Police bruality, Justice for Jordan Davis, Justice for Kelly Thomas, Justice for Alfred Wright, Racial Bias, Justice for Marissa Alexander, Justice for Michael Brown, Human Rights, Justice for Eric Garner, Protests, Justice for Tarika Wilson, Justice for Walter Scott, Justice for Freddie Gray, Criminal Justice, JusticeForSandraBland, JusticeforNatashaMcKenna | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Pope Francis Arrives in the United States of America

The First Family, VP Biden and Dr. Jill Biden greet Pope Francis. More videos and photos to come

Posted in Christianity, Civil Rights, Climate Change, Current Events, Empowerment, First Lady Michelle Obama, History, Honor, Inspiration, President Obama, Spirituality | Tagged , | 69 Comments

The Brutal Treatment and Heartless Murder of #NatashaMcKenna

Posted in Current Events, Racism, Open Thread, Ametia's Rant, Civil Rights, SG2's Rant, Rikyrah's Rant, Justice, Jim Crow laws, News, discrimination, Police bruality, Institutional Racism, Domestic Terrorism, Human Rights, Corruption, Department of Justice, Criminal Justice, JusticeForSandraBland, JusticeforNatashaMcKenna | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 75 Comments

Photo Gallery: Civil Rights Icon Julian Bond through the years

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, History, Honor, Media, NAACP, News, Open Thread, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Breaking News: Julian Bond, civil rights icon has passed away

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Friday Open Thread | #BlackLivesMatter shut down Jeb Bush campaign event

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush ended a town hall early on Wednesday after being interrupted by members of the Black Lives Matter movement, the Los Angeles Times reported. The protesters’ appearance marked the first of its kind directed at a … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Department of Justice, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Politics, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, US Department of Justice, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , | 68 Comments