Monthly Archives: June 2019

Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone. I hope you enjoy this blend of inspiriting and heart-opening music,

Posted in Gospel, Inspiration, Music, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 45 Comments

Saturday Open Thread | Nina Simone Week

Happy Saturday, Everyone. Enjoy your weekend with family and friends.

Posted in Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , | 46 Comments

Friday Open Thread | Nina Simone Week

TGIF, Everyone! Hope you have been enjoying this week’s music by Ms Nina Simone.

Posted in Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , | 95 Comments

Live: First Democratic presidential debate of 2019— Night 2

The first Democratic debates are here, with 2020 contenders converging in Miami over two nights — first on Wednesday, again on Thursday — in a crucial battleground state. In the initial months of the campaign season, the presidential hopefuls have … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Elections, 2020 Presidential Campaign, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , | 109 Comments

Thursday Open Thread | Nina Simone Week

Today’s feature: MISSISSIPPI GODDAMN This great piece deserves the spotlight. Hat tip, Rikyrah. Thank you! https://bittersoutherner.com/whose-mississippi-is-it-black-authors-21st-century WHOSE MISSISSIPPI IS IT? Mississippi’s image has always been dominated by the conservative white evangelical set, the political and social segment of the state … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 115 Comments

Live coverage of the first Democratic presidential debate of 2019

The field is set. The mics are on — and soon the gloves will be off. The first Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 election is upon us, and NBC News will bring you real-time news, analysis and fact-checks of … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Elections, 2020 Presidential Campaign, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , | 120 Comments

Wednesday Open Thread

Happy Hump Day, Everyone

Posted in activism, Black History, Music, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , | 106 Comments