Category Archives: Democracy

Open Thread | Anyway You Look At, It Spells TREASON

No two ways.     Well well well. I mean, someone brought into the Presidency accepting help from hostile foreign power. Someone who has been a National Security threat from the beginning. Someone who has shown, time and time again, … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Words

The past few days have been hard. Just hard.   pic.twitter.com/vkK5hRvvjW — Sesame Street (@sesamestreet) June 1, 2020

Posted in activism, Breaking News, Current Events, Democracy, Ferguson, injustice, Institutional Racism, Justice, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police Reform, Police violence, Politics | Tagged , , , , | 73 Comments

Open Thread | Just Checking In With Some Political Commentary

I don’t really remember the first time that I came upon Marcus Johnson on Twitter. But, he was young, Black, and his droll commentary just cracked me up. Folks were all involved and upset about the Democratic Party Primary. He … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Elections, 2020 Presidential Campaign, African Americans, Black Voters, Democracy, Elections, Open Thread, Politics | 61 Comments

🚨Emergency – Voter Suppression in Wisconsin Alert🚨

The U.S. Supreme Court, which is shut down due to COVID-19, has no problem telling the people of Wisconsin to risk infection or deny yourself the right to vote.😠😠 NEW: The Democratic Party of Wisconsin just put up this guide … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Elections, 2020 Presidential Campaign, Black Voter Suppression, Corruption, Democracy, GOP, Open Thread, Politics, Voter Suppression | Tagged , , , , | 15 Comments

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

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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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