Category Archives: Current Events

Presidents Day | Honoring President Barack Hussein Obama

On this #PresidentsDay as well as #BlackHistoryMonth, we honor Barack Hussein Obama, the 44th President of the United States.

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Monday Open Thread | Report: Trump’s lawyer hand-delivered Michael Flynn a secret plan to lift sanctions on Russia

Trump Organization lawyer Michel Cohen hand-delivered a “peace” plan for Russia and Ukraine to former national security adviser Michael Flynn before Flynn was asked to resign, the New York Times reported on Sunday. The plan, which involved lifting sanctions on … Continue reading

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Photos | ‘I Am Muslim Too’ Rally in NYC

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Sunday Open Thread

MORNIN’ Everyone~! Have a BLESSED DAY. Mornin’ Mr. Radio Mornin’ little Cheerios Mornin’ sister Oriole Did I tell you everything is fine In my mind Mornin’ Mr. Shoe Shine Man Shine ’em bright in white and tan My baby said … Continue reading

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Trump LIES about terrorist attack in ‘Sweden’ to justify #MuslimBan

At his rally in Melbourne, Florida on Saturday, Pres. Donald Trump listed a terror attack that never happened as part of the rationale for his controversial anti-Muslim travel ban. In defending his executive order banning Islamic refugees and travelers from … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Hello, Everyone. Hope you’re enjoying your weekend with friends & family. ICYMI German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen

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Thursday Open Thread | James Baldwin Week

BALDWIN’S NIGGER – James Baldwin and Dick Gregory Baldwin’s Nigger 1 of 3 Baldwin’s Nigger 2 of 3 Baldwin’s Nigger 3 of 3

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