Daily Archives: June 11, 2013

Constitutional Rights for Some.

The Field Negro points out that there are constitutional rights for some of US; not for all.  This Edward Snowden fella has caused a really big stink with his version of wikileaks – but at least he knew to get … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Salt-N-Pepa | Throwback Week

Salt-n-Pepa is an American hip hop trio from Queens and Brooklyn, New York,[1] that was formed in 1985.[2] The group, consisting of Cheryl James (“Salt”), Sandra Denton (“Pepa”) and Deidra Roper (“DJ Spinderella”), was one of the first all-female rap … Continue reading

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State vs George Zimmerman in the Murder of Trayvon Martin (day 2)

USA Today: On the first day of George Zimmerman’s murder trial, lawyers for the man accused of murdering Trayvon Martin and state prosecutors repeatedly questioned jurors about media coverage. Jury selection in the case began Monday and lawyers quickly made … Continue reading

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