Monthly Archives: March 2011

Video: Minister Farrakhan Holds Press Conference On USA Lybia Policy

Farrakhan to Hold Press Conference on Libya Policy of Obama Administration #3 Chics QUESTION:  Why now, Minisiter Farrakhan, and why on Lybia? Chicago) – The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan will hold a press conference on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

Black Uhuru are a Jamaican reggae group formed in 1972, initially as Uhuru (Swahili for ‘freedom’). The group has undergone several line-up changes over the years, and had their most successful period in the 1980s, with their album Anthem winning … Continue reading

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PHOTOS| First Lady Michelle Obama Speaks In DC Schools On Mentoring Programs

Getty Images Actress Anna Deveare Smith (C) speaks as Israeli violinist Miri Ben-Ari (R) listens along with Principal William C. Chiselom (L) during a visit with students at Eastern High School in Washington, DC, on March 30, 2011. Swank joined the prominent … Continue reading

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Video: President Obama Unveils Energy Plan

Enough said…  Thank you, Mr. President!

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Rep. Judy Biggert, Illinois REPUBLICAN: Stop Talking About Jobs!

JOBS?  JOBS?  AMERICA DON’T NEED NO STINKING JOBS! From Think Progress One of the mantras of congressional Republicans over the past two years has been to ask, “Where are the jobs?” House GOP leader John Boehner (OH) made this into … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Gregory Anthony Isaacs (15 July 1951 – 25 October 2010)[1] was a Jamaican reggae musician. Milo Miles, writing in the New York Times, described Isaacs as “the most exquisite vocalist in reggae”.[2] His nicknames include Cool Ruler[3] and Lonely Lover. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread

 Dennis Emmanuel Brown (February 1, 1957 – July 1, 1999) was a Jamaican reggae singer. During his prolific career, which began in the late 1960s when he was aged eleven, he recorded more than 75 albums and was one of … Continue reading

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