Friday Open Thread

TGIF

Alabama Lynching Memorial to confront U.S. history of slavery

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Thursday Open Thread

Southside with You opens in theater nationwide tomorrow!

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Wednesday Open Thread |A Love Supreme

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Mr. John Coltrane, because I can NEVER get enough of his “Love Supreme.”

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Tuesday Open Thread | Black Women In Medicine

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“Black Women in Medicine” Doc To Hit Theaters On Aug. 26

Source: Coming to theaters in New York (August 26 through September 1) and Los Angeles (September 2 through 8) is “Black Women in Medicine,” the first documentary to explore the history, contemporary issues and future possibilities of African American women physicians through the diverse voices of young medical students, practicing physicians, and elder trailblazers—like former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders—on what it means to be a Black female doctor in America.

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Monday Open Thread

Happy Monday, Everyone. The 2016 Rio games are over. Today we’ll feature highlights.

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Sunday Open Thread

I hope you’re enjoying this weekend with family and friends.

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Saturday Open Thread

I hope you’re enjoying this weekend with family and friends.

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