Category Archives: Democracy

CBS Democratic Presidential Debate

ICYMI Because I didn’t see it last night. Watched “GIANT” with Liz Taylor, Rock Hudson, and James Dean. Talk about social consciousness in a 1956 movie classic! Anyhoo… Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, left, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Martin O’Malley … Continue reading

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Democratic Presidential Debate

*SIGH*  Here we go, folks!

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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

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

President Obama Speaks at the United Nations General Assembly

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Tuesday Open Thread: Carson & Trump Muslim comments spark backlash

Article VI: “No religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office…under the United States.” If a Presidential candidate cannot follow the Constitution that one swears to uphold then that person is UNFIT for office of the … Continue reading

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History Professor Denies Native Genocide: Native Student Disagrees, Gets Expelled From Course

It pays to know ones history. And it’s evident that the folks who are charged with teaching US History also know our history. Just like slavery, America is not amenable to telling the truth and coming to terms with this … Continue reading

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