Category Archives: Media

Liza for the Win! Economic Progress is More Effective Than Protests Says Joel Kotkin

One question for Joel:  If  BLACK Americans had economic progress, would they even need to protest and declare BLACK LIVES MATTER.  Dismissed! This article by Joel Kotkin, RIGHT HERE: Ta-Nehisi Coates and the new wave of black nationalists are selling … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Happy Saturday, Everyone. Enjoy the day with family & friends. ICYMI POTUS Weekly Address

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Friday Open Thread | Herbie Hancock Week | Duets!

TGIF Everyone! DUETS TRIO!!!

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Thursday Open Thread | Herbie Hancock Week

More Herbie. Hope you’re enjoying Herbie Hancock Week.  

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Wednesday Open Thread | Herbie Hancock Week

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! We hope you are enjoying Herbie Hancock week.

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New law addresses racial disparities in school discipline

SPRINGFIELD – A 2012 study found that Illinois suspends more African-American students than any other state in the U.S., including a Black-White suspension disparity that is the highest in the country. To address this all-too-apparent problem and the overall frequency … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Herbie Hancock Week

More Herbie! ‘ROCKIT’

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