Daily Archives: May 4, 2013

Pigford Farmers Settlement & The New York Times Article Paints Black Farmers as “Frauds & Welfare” Recipients”

So many distraction, so little TRUTH… A $1.5 BILLON settlement has gotten a few folks fangs hanging longer than a 1960s Midi skirt and sharper than a sword.  We just can’t have billions of dollars handed to all those negroes, … Continue reading

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Video | Kevin Krigger REOPENING the History of Black Jockeys at the 139th Kentucky Derby

Join us for the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby today at 6:20 p.m. EDT/5:30 p.m. CT Watch it live here on NBC. Kevin Krigger:  Born: October, 23, 1983 – ST CROIX, VI  USA Kevin with his horse GOLDENCENTS Associated Press–Journeyman … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Old School Week | The O’Jays

Like fine wine, The O’Jays just get better with age. Drawing on their past experiences and remembering the lessons taught by legends such as the late great choreographer Cholly Adkins, who taught the members of the group the importance of … Continue reading

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