Monthly Archives: June 2018

Thursday Open Thread

Foreigner-Hot blooded Then Now

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Rachel Maddow tears up on live tv about immigrant toddlers being detained

Rachel Maddow is all of us………. The MSNBC host struggles to get through a segment on her nightly show, describing babies being forcibly removed from their parents and taken to shelters under Trump’s hardline immigration laws. Maddow eventually crosses to … Continue reading

Posted in Crimes Against Humanity, Current Events, human rights abuse, News, Open Thread, Politics, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 95 Comments

Audio of immigrant children wailing for their parents at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility

This is horrendous. Trump, Kirstjen Nielsen and Jeff Sessions need to be taken to the World Court for this. March them to the ICJ for human rights abuse. Listening to those babies crying for their mommy & daddy is soul … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Foreigner Week

Foreigner Week continues with this classic, and my all time favorite from the band. Beginnings and peak Since its inception, Foreigner has been led by English musician Mick Jones (former member of Nero and the Gladiators, Johnny Hallyday’s band, Spooky … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Foreigner Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s feature is the music group Foreigner. I know, some folks might think we were covering all foreigners. Sorry to disappoint, we’d have to cover this particular “foreigner” group in perpetuity. Foreigner is an English-American rock … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread: HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!!!

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Saturday Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. I try and bring positive news on Saturdays. Woman launches first Black-owned grocery store in Compton ByTheGrio – June 1, 2017 Kia Patterson is making history … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | There’s A Reason Why They Call It – ‘ A Deal With the Devil’

Cause, the Devil ALWAYS WINS. This has bothered me ever since I read it on Monday. I still come back to the same question: ARE.THESE.PEOPLE.SERIOUS.? DA PHUQ? ICYMI: ; For Black Lives Activists, Engaging in Trump’s Pardon Politics Feels Like … Continue reading

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This is why Harriet had to use her gun

For slave catchers like Ben Carson. You know my feelings about Carson. Slave catcher who got everything he has because of a government program, and now, he wants to hurt those who need it the most. If he had grown … Continue reading

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