Author Archives: rikyrah

Sunday Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends.

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Saturday Open Thread

Good Morning…I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. Great Debaters – 25 Black Atlanta Students Chosen for Harvard Summer Program by Robin White Goode January 17, 2018 Twenty-five African American high school students from Atlanta … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | See What Marilyn Mosby Was Up Against in Baltimore?

I don’t know if you’ve been following the corruption trial in Baltimore, but it’s been an eye opener. This is the system that Mosby has been up against. This isn’t one or two ‘ rotten apples’. This is SYSTEMATIC. In … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | An Update on Puerto Rico

I have been saying that this Administration is trying, through their deliberate neglect.. They are trying to kill these American Citizens. First, it was the non-response to the pain and needs of those in Puerto Rico. Then, there was the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Positive News From The Obama Foundation

FYI: Minority-Led Firms Will Build Obama Library Author: Dorothy Tucker January 6, 2018 10:56 AM (CBS) — In a move that promises to challenge and change Chicago’s construction landscape, the Obama Foundation has announced who will build its presidential library. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | It was Going to Be the CRIMINALS, REMEMBER?

I know that I seem to be harping on this. But, I believe that I must. I don’t give a rat’s ass that Dolt45 or Stephen Miller or John Kelly are racist. That they are racist MUST be brought up … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Countdown to Wakanda

I can’t even express how excited I am for Black Panther. I have my own Countdown Clock. It’s ELEVEN DAYS UNTIL WAKANDA! 2/16/2018 Do You Have Your Tickets? ICYMI, The Black Panther Premiere was last week. To say that it … Continue reading

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