Category Archives: Democracy

Charleston Massacre, An ACT of Racist Terrorism| Open Thread

Please, we must continue to call out the media’s blatant attempts to deny RACISM in the massacre of 9 Black people in Emmanuel AME Charleston, South Carolina church The face of DENIAL, attempts at distracting, deflecting, and full out support … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Democracy, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Media, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 135 Comments

Video & Photos | First Lady Michelle Obama Participates in a Discussion on “Let Girls Learn”

As part of the Let Girls Learn initiative and following her recent visits to Japan and Cambodia, the First Lady will meet with students and educators at the Mulberry School in London to discuss how the UK and the U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Democracy, Education, First Lady Michelle Obama, FLOTUS, Inspiration, Michelle Obama | Tagged , , , , | 33 Comments

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s Inauguration

Posted in Africa, Current Events, Democracy, News, Nigeria, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , , | 17 Comments

Million Moms March for JUSTICE

ICYMI- Because it was just a blip on the TV screen. Mothers and protesters rally in D.C. to demand police reforms They wore photos of their dead sons’ faces on buttons pinned to their chests, like joyless Mother’s Day corsages. … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Corruption, Democracy, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, 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, Police bruality | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

#BaltimoreUprising | Open Thread

We stand with you #Baltimore! "It is our duty to fight for our freedom It is our duty to win" #BlackSpring pic.twitter.com/CSghTh2ejB — ColorOfChange.org (@ColorOfChange) May 1, 2015 THIS, RIGHT HERE: Former Marine – When I Fought for U.S. I … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Freddie Gray, Open Thread, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , | 43 Comments

Three African-American WOMEN Leading the Way On JUSTICE

This week America has seen the incredible passion, focus, and call for justice from three African American women, An Attorney General, a State’s Attorney, and a Mayor. 3 Chics supports your efforts! Freddie Gray, you have a winning team here … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Corruption, Democracy, Department of Justice, discrimination, Empowerment, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Freddie Gray | Tagged , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

The Baltimore Police Department’s Report is in & So is the Doctor : Freddie Gray Couldn’t Sever His Own Spine So Says Dr. David Samadi

BPD REPORT: UPDATE: Law enforcement sources say Freddie Gray suffered head injury in police transport van By Brad Bell April 30, 2015 – 02:36 pm-Updated: April 30, 2015 – 04:32 pm BALTIMORE, Md. (WJLA) — An investigation into the death … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Democracy, Department of Justice, discrimination, Human Rights, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Freddie Gray, Media, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , | 128 Comments