Daily Archives: January 7, 2016

Video | President Obama Holds a Town Hall: “Guns in America”

Updated with full video of President Obama’s Town hall on “Guns in America.” “Obama wants to take away our guns!” President Obama: “imaginary fiction”

Posted in Gun control, Gun Violence, Health, Media, News, Police bruality, Politics, POTUS, President Obama | Tagged , , , , , , | 30 Comments

#SandraBland: DPS to Terminate State Trooper #BrianEncinia

Trooper who arrested #SandraBland indicted on perjury charge https://t.co/QBGKqwUHDU https://t.co/94IOQQjSso — CNN Newsroom (@CNNnewsroom) January 7, 2016

Posted in Current Events, Department of Justice, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, JusticeForSandraBland, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Racial Profiling, Racism, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Thursday Open Thread

More 2015 Kennedy Center Honors highlights! Gina’s moving tribute to Ms. Rita Moreno

Posted in Arts, Culture, Current Events, Music, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , | 53 Comments