Category Archives: News

Gov Jay Nixon activates the MO National Guard to #Ferguson in the event of unrest

I am so distressed. Governor Jay Nixon activates the MO National Guard and issues A State of Emergency based on what he THINKS black people may do at the announcement of the Darren Wilson Ferguson Grand Jury decision. OMFG! Preconceived notions!!! How … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. AMERICA’S FIRST FAMILY And our First Grandma, Marian Robinson Our First Dogs, Sunny & BO

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Saturday Open Thread

Happy SAturday, Everyone. Enjoy your weekend with family and friends!

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Is this video of Darren Wilson?

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Friday Open Thread | Toni Morrison Week

Hapyy Friday, Everyone.

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Thursday Open Thread | Toni Morrison Week

Hapy Thursday, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying Toni Morrison week! Today’s featured novel…. Beloved is a novel by the American writer Toni Morrison. Set after the American Civil War (1861–1865), it is inspired by the story of an African-American slave, Margaret … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Toni Morrison Week

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Today’s novel…. SULA Plot summary[edit] The Bottom is a mostly black neighborhood in Ohio. A good white farmer promised freedom and a piece of Bottom land to his slave if he would perform some very difficult … Continue reading

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