Author Archives: Ametia

About Ametia

I am a Spiritual traveler, a devoted wife, mother, sister, lover of dream study, reading, theater, music, dance, and thought-provoking discussions on love, life, humor and service.

Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. Hope you’re enjoying the weekend with family and friends. More Michelle Obama in Cleveland, Ohio last night. I managed to wrestle up a few photos and videos. ENJOY! VIDEO intro for Michelle Obama’s stage entrance:

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Saturday Open Thread

Happy Saturday, Everyone. Extended CUT. . . Michele Obama Twin Cites visit and “BECOMING” book tour Carry on

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Friday Open Thread | Michelle Obama In the Twin Cities

Happy Fry-Day, Everyone! I wasn’t able to make the Michelle Obama book tour/interview at the Xcel Energy in St. Paul Wednesday night. I’ve been laying low and recovering from a health issue. AnyHOO, I’ve been lurking and hoping I could … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

Sly Stone Predicts The Black Panther Movie (1974) Harlem Street Scenes and Queensbridge Projects Construction 1939

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Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP Day, Everyone. Dick Gregory: Wisdom | The Two-Hour Special Ojays, because, I’m home healing, and I need this kind of music.

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Tuesday Open Thread

Don’t care if folks get tired of hearing about slavery and oppression. We’re so on to this complaining about us complaining about OPPRESSION. The Heritage of Slavery (1968) w/ Fannie Lou Hamer & Lerone Bennett, Jr.

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Monday Open Thread | The Black Woman

Hello Everyone. This week’s threads will feature vintage videos and articles about Black Americans.

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