Daily Archives: June 12, 2013

Video/Audio | John F. Kennedy’s Civil Rights Speech | June 11,1963 – 50 Years & The Co-opting by White Liberals

NEVER FORGET We’re still not THERE. NOT EVEN CLOSE. Your boys actually broke the laws and rules, and they are TRAITORS. So no, we’re not going to forget what happen pre or post Civil Rights Movement, Chris Hayes, because it’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | TLC | Throwback Week

TLC is an American girl group whose repertoire spanned R&B, hip hop, soul, funk, and new jack swing. Originally consisting of singer Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, rapper Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and singer Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, the group found unprecedented success … Continue reading

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State vs George Zimmerman in the Murder of Trayvon Martin (day 3)

(Reuters) – The polarizing debate that followed the killing of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in Florida last year means it could take up to two weeks to pick the six jurors needed to … Continue reading

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