Author Archives: rikyrah

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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Thursday Open Thread | This is why the kids will win

I am so impressed with the Parkland kids. I think they are the leaders that we have been waiting for. They just need for us to have their backs. The latest from the kids is that they are going on … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | The GOP Continues to Attack Voting Rights

ICYMI Lisa Desjardins ‏Verified account @LisaDNews A BIG DEAL: The Supreme Court 5-4 just upheld Ohio’s voter rolls law which automatically dropped voters who had not voted for two years or confirmed desire to vote. 7:14 AM – 11 Jun … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | The Evil from this Administration-IMMIGRATION

This tweet from Oliver Willis People on the left need to get it through their skulls we're opposing evil. It's not just a set of polite ideas to be calmly debated. It is evil. — Oliver Willis (@owillis) June 9, … Continue reading

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