Author Archives: SouthernGirl2

About SouthernGirl2

A Native Texan who adores baby kittens, loves horses, rodeos, pomegranates, & collect Eagles. Enjoys politics, games shows, & dancing to all types of music. Loves discussing and learning about different cultures. A Phi Theta Kappa lifetime member with a passion for Social & Civil Justice.

Steve King caught on tape referring to immigrants as “dirt” coming from Mexico

This racist bottom feeder need to be expelled from Congress.  Steve King’s racist hate has no business where laws are made. Last week, Adam Rubenstein visited Iowa to report on Steve King’s re-election effort. He filed several pieces from there, … Continue reading

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White House is LYING to smear Jim Acosta: Video of WH aide bum rushing Acosta

The White House said late Wednesday it has revoked press credentials for CNN reporter Jim Acosta, following a combative back and forth between Acosta and President Donald Trump at a press conference earlier in the day. At one point, a … Continue reading

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Sunday Praise & Worship | In the Morning When I Rise

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Voting Rights | Martyrs For The Right To Vote

From about 1900 to 1965, most African Americans were not allowed to vote in the South. This was especially true in the Deep South: Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina. White people in power used many methods to keep … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | That Vibe

I got that vibe, Got that vibe, Got that vibe, Yeah, I ain’t petty, Looking fly, Looking fly, Looking fine, Yeah they ain’t ready, I can shine, I can shine, I can shine, Ima do what I’m made to do……….

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Friday Open Thread | Ex-Florida GOP chair shreds Trump: The worst “social poison to afflict our country in decades”

The former chairman of the Florida Republican Party on Thursday issued a scathing rebuke of President Trump, calling him “despicable” and “social poison.” Al Cardenas, a frequent Trump critic, tweeted his comment in response to the president’s new campaign ad … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Video captures man’s racist rant at Dunkin’

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A man was caught on camera this week making a racist rant while accosting an employee at a Miami Beach Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins store. Maggie Gaitan said she was at the restaurant Monday when a man … Continue reading

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