Category Archives: Democracy

Open Thread | So…The Saturday Night Massacre Just Happened…

ICYMI while watching returns from the non-important state of New Hampshire….this happened: ALL FOUR of the prosecutors on the Roger Stone case resigned after the fake azz criminal known as the Attorney General interfered with the sentencing guidelines for Roger … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Criminal Justice, Democracy, Department of Justice, Justice, Open Thread, Politics, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 122 Comments

Open Thread | Voter Suppression Train Up and Running in Wisconsin

We are back at one of the topics that interests us a great deal here at 3CHICS: VOTER SUPPRESSION. Today’s obvious example is coming from Wisconsin. If people are registered to vote and come out and vote, the GOP loses. … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Elections, 2020 Presidential Campaign, Democracy, Open Thread, Politics, Voter Suppression, voters, Voting Rights | Tagged , , , , | 105 Comments

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

Posted in Civil Rights, Democracy, Domestic Terrorism, News, Open Thread, Racism, Voter Suppression, Voting Rights, Voting Rights Act | Tagged , , , , | 67 Comments

The Conservative Plan To Amend The Constitution | AM Joy | MSNBC

Despite #45’s utter incompetence, ignorant word-salad vocabulary, the GOP—looking at McConnell etc., they are wreaking havoc on our DEMOCRACY. We’re four states away from a Constitutional Convention. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR AMERICAN CITIZENS? STAY WOKE FOLKS! ICYMI Sunday, 1/7/18 … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg won’t reveal details of company’s Russia probe

(CNN) Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg will not say whether her company has identified similarities in how Russian agents and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign used the social media platform ahead of the 2016 election. In an interview with Axios on Thursday, … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Elections, collusion, Current Events, Democracy, News, Open Thread, Politics, Russia | Tagged , , , , , , | 55 Comments

Brad Parscale: Facebook, Google and Twitter employees were embedded inside the Trump campaign

WE’RE DOOMED. DEMOCRACY IS DEAD……. Trump campaign digital director Brad Parscale says Donald Trump won election on Facebook with highly targeted ads — and infrastructure was a key issue President Donald Trump talked on Twitter, but Facebook was the crucial … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | But, I thought the GOP didn’t believe in ‘Big Government’.

DOJ orders company to turn over 1.3 million IP addresses of resistance website visitors BY Jessica Chia NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 5:03 AM The Justice Department is ordering a web-hosting provider to turn over the IP … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Department of Justice, Domestic Terrorism, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , | 97 Comments