Daily Archives: November 21, 2013

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Speaks at Harvard Law

GlobalGrind.com: On Monday afternoon, the mother of Trayvon Martin spoke at Harvard Law to continue her fight against controversial self-defense laws, usually dubbed “kill-at-will.” Sybrina Fulton addressed a crowd with her attorney, Benjamin Crump, to discuss the “Stand-Your-Ground” laws that state ”there is no … Continue reading

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Video | Senate Invokes “NUCLEAR OPTION” on Filibuster of Presidential Nominees: President Obama Remarks

POTUS Statement: Photo by: The Associated Press Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. The Senate is nearing a potential showdown on curbing the power that the … Continue reading

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Videos | Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America’s Black Female Superstars

Hat tip Yahtc! THANK YOU. Hope you enjoy the documentary series. And the FAN-TAB-U-LOUSNESS of these women cannot be DENIED

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Thursday Open Thread | 60s Genre Music | The Fifth Dimension

Who can forget the Fifth Dimension? Not 3 CHICS! The 5th Dimension is an American popular music vocal group, whose repertoire also includes pop, R&B, soul, and jazz. Originally known as The Hi-Fi’s,[1] the group changed its name to The … Continue reading

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