Tag Archives: The Revolution Will NOT Be Televised

Wednesday Open Thread | 60s Genre Music | “Black Power” & Social Change

It’s Hump day, and we’re moving right along with uplifting music of and for CHANGE from the “Black Power” movement. MISSISSIPPI GODAMN-NINA SIMONE Ain’t Got No- Simone Stand- Sly & Fam Stone Say it Loud, I’m Black & I’m Proud-JB … Continue reading

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Videos | Gil Scott-Heron, Master of Spoken Word Dead At 62 (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011)

Wiki:  Gil Scott-Heron (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011[1]) was an American poet, musician, and author known primarily for his late 1970s and early 1980s work as a spoken word performer and his collaborative soul works with musician Brian … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL-Wednesday Open Thread

Gil Scott-Heron (born April 1, 1949) is an American poet, musician, and author known primarily for his late 1970s and early 1980s work as a spoken word performer and his collaborative soul works with musician Brian Jackson. His collaborative efforts … Continue reading

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Egypt: The Youth Perspective

3 Chics is always interested in hearing from our youth, no matter what region of the world they live in.  I have been following Aljazeera English TV and found this video of Egyptian youth being interviewed about their protest against … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL-Thursday Open Thread

Gil Scott-Heron (born April 1, 1949) is an American poet, musician, and author known primarily for his late 1970s and early 1980s work as a spoken word performer and his collaborative soul works with musician Brian Jackson. His collaborative efforts … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Books, Business, Celebrations, Civil Rights, Communications, Current Events, Economy, Education, Employment News, Jobs, Love, Media, Music, Open Thread, Politics, President Obama, Racism, Religion | Tagged , , | 45 Comments