Category Archives: Black Voters

Open Thread | Congratulations to the New Governor of Maryland, Wes Moore

Maryland was always an interesting case study to me. It seemed as if statewide office was always going to be out of reach for Black candidates. A number of them fell short. It seemed to be insurmountable…until it wasn’t. Congratulations … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Our 51st Senator!👏🏾👏🏾

Congratulations, Georgia!! Thank you, Georgia. We did it again. pic.twitter.com/jikuO5Kt8S — Reverend Raphael Warnock (@ReverendWarnock) December 7, 2022 Senate Democrats just won the ability to confirm liberal, pro-choice federal judges significantly faster! pic.twitter.com/UnUSRZLoke — Krishan Patel (@Krishan_A_Patel) December 7, 2022 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Georgia- It’s Up To You

Today is Election Day. The Georgia Senate Runoff! Georgia GOTV Drone Show! Let’s go Georgia! Polls open on Tuesday Dec 6th, 7am – 7pm. #gapol #garunoff #GeorgiaVoters pic.twitter.com/OGH30h9rrE — Progress Georgia (@progress4_ga) December 5, 2022 Do the right thing….send Rev. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Changing the Game for 2024

Seems like the Democratic Party is changing the order of States for 2024. It’s about time. Wow: Biden has called for South Carolina to replace Iowa in the presidential selection process ‘We must ensure that voters of color have a … Continue reading

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Open Thread | This Is Political Disenfranchisement😠😠

This is deliberate. From the sabotaging of the 2020 Census, to racist gerrymandering done by the GOP all across the country, this is nothing but political disenfranchisement.😠😠😠 NEW from me: America's population growth in the last decade came entirely in … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The CRT Governor of Virginia Pulls This Nonsense in Education

😠😠😠😠 This isn’t a surprise, but it still pisses me off. Black folks knew all about him😒 BREAKING: Virginia Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin unveils a new policy that will ban the teaching of Martin Luther King Jr. to elementary school … Continue reading

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Open Thread | All Hands On Deck! Time to Secure the Georgia Runoff..and Send Senator Warnock Back to the Senate for a FULL TERM!

Once the Senate race in Nevada had been called for Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, there were some saying that the Senate race no longer matters. The hell it doesn’t! Let me explain something to you who would utter such ridiculousness. … Continue reading

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Open Thread| More Election Recaps

Red wave? 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 No. Let us be clear. Without illegal maps in Florida, Alabama, Ohio, the GOP would have no chance to capture The House. Let us be clear. The only way for them to win, is to cheat. Period.😠😠 … Continue reading

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ELECTION DAY!!!

Ask everyone you see today if they have voted. If they have not, implore them. Every vote matters. Democracy is on the ballot. Every right gained since 1954 is on the ballot. pic.twitter.com/KJd6XQHZF9 — Tynisa Thee Cynical Gen X Witch … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Election Eve…

We have some great candidates out here…all over the country… If you haven’t voted…..TOMORROW IS IT!! If this doesn’t sum up the GOP….THEY MEAN THIS!😠 Talk about shouting the quiet part out loud. Wow….just wow. (Spotted in Weston, CT) pic.twitter.com/NTefAPP4uu … Continue reading

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