Daily Archives: October 8, 2015

Video | First Lady Michelle Obama Honors 2015 Class of National Student Poets Program

UPDATED with full video The First Lady honors the 2015 class of the National Student Poets Program (NSPP), the nation’s highest honor for youth poets. The 2015 National Student Poets are 16-year-old Chasity Hale of Miami; 16-year-old De’John Hardges of … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Sharecroppers History

Sharecropping Memories

Posted in Black Codes, Black History, Black Voter Suppression, Current Events, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Media, News, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged | 123 Comments