Category Archives: Elections

Open Thread | First 1/6 Congressional Committee Hearings

Yesterday, the Oversight 1/6 Committee had hearings last night. After a year of investigating the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol, the House Select Committee will hold public hearings to shine a light on the attempt to subvert U.S. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Tired of the Everyone Expecting So Much of Democrats, and Not Holding Republicans to be Responsible for ANYTHING

I agree with this sentiment wholeheartedly. Democracy is LITERALLY on the Ballot in November 2022. Why isn’t THAT enough of a motivator? It's the same laziness and arrogance that places the burden on Black voters, specifically Black women, to save … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Day Three of the Ketanji Brown Jackson Hearings

The GOP continued to be on one.😠😠 But, Judge Brown Jackson was wonderful. No matter what else happens from this point, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will become Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson All these Republicans who sat there torturing her … Continue reading

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Open Thread | I Agree With This About President Biden

Biden should be able to claim credit for a public health triumph. Victory is tempered by heartbreaking loss of 900,000 lives. But when the pandemic recedes, deaths diminish, life returns to normal and prices recalibrate, there will be plenty to … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Fake Outrage Towards MVP is tiresome

It is just a little too pat not to be coordinated. All these folks parroting the same lines…but, we are not supposed to not see the damage they are trying to inflict on our Vice President. I finally figured out … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Sometimes, The Truth is The Truth….Tell it…

Do you ask how we get ourselves in this position politically? These posters broke it down like a fraction. 1. There r lot of people that Black people vote for that we don’t like. We don’t get sidetracked when it … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Stacey Abrams Is Running for Governor!!

Time for all Democrats to step up to the plate and support Ms. Abrams in her run for Governor!! So, let’s pull those $$$ together and set up the monthly donation to Ms. Abrams. I’m running for Governor because opportunity … Continue reading

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Open Thread | We Have Elections Coming Up, And Folks Reminding You Why They Are Important

Nothing but truth We’ve *got* to recognize and respond to this reality: Democracy is both fragile and young. It’s an experiment that has never been fully tested because the forces of retrenchment snatch back the scant blood-bought progress we’ve achieved. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | We REALLY Have to Make the Clowns From Arizona and West Virginia Irrelevant in 2022. They Are a Direct Impediment to REAL Progress in This Country😠

We just have to make them irrelevant. The future of this country depends on it. These bought and paid for trifling tricks need to be relegated to the dustbin of history.😠😠 What REAL DEMOCRAT could be against this? What’s in … Continue reading

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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, Dead at the age of 84

RIP😪🙏🏽 This hits hard. BREAKING Former Secretary of State Colin Powell dies from COVID complications.His family said he was fully vaccinated against the disease: @RebeccaShabad, @NBCNews #ColinPowellhttps://t.co/p5vgf3ij5l https://t.co/47bE85B4zS pic.twitter.com/5zNmnnbKCy — Shomari Stone (@shomaristone) October 18, 2021 General Colin Powell understood … Continue reading

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