Category Archives: Elections

Open Thread | Georgia Folks- CHECK YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION!😠😠

How do you JUST VOTE IN NOVEMBER AND GET PURGED FROM THE VOTING ROLLS?😠😠😠😠   VOTERS ARE BEING PURGED IN GEORGIA. This should be a MUCH bigger story.pic.twitter.com/aPmxJd0gpN — Davids_annie (@Davidsannie4) November 23, 2020

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Open Thread | This is Why Black Voters Don’t Mess With You 😒

Folks are seeing this game and calling it out.   I keep seeing people on here & IRL calling themselves "progressives" while denigrating the choices Black voters make, Black leaders & misrepresenting history. — I'm here for real Dems 💛💛 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | This Needs To Be Said Over and Over

I don’t think that we really have analyzed what we were up against for this election:   As you read the current POTUS ranting about vote suppression and tampering, please remember that everything he accuses others of doing is nearly … Continue reading

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Open Thread | “We were born on the right side of history.”

Never thought of it that way, but I do believe the professor is right.     The story of how the Democrats won the presidency can be traced back to one demographic: Black women. And it’s not just the VP-elect … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More Thoughts On The Election

Had more time to think about the election. To absorb the victory. I want to thank all the Democratic voters in 2018. Why 2018? Because, that’s when we elected Democratic Governors in Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania. Having those Democratic Governors MATTERED … Continue reading

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Congratulations President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice-President Elect Kamala Harris

The voters have spoken, and they have chosen @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris to be our next president and vice president. It's a history-making ticket, a repudiation of Trump, and a new page for America. Thank you to everyone who helped make … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Today Is The Day

Do we continue the American Experiment? I hope so. Never has the choice been so stark.     President Biden (I’m claiming it!) is on CSPAN right now! — PragmaticObotsUnite (@PragObots) November 3, 2020 Sen. Kamala Harris: "We have witnessed … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Do You Have A Voting Plan?

The vote isn’t November 3rd. The vote is NOW!! DO YOU HAVE A VOTING PLAN? If yes, have you asked five other people what THEIR voting plan is? We can’t just win… We have to BURY HIM😠😠😠   Voting is … Continue reading

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Open Thread | So, I wasn’t going comment on this Ice Cube mess, BUT..

He keeps on stepping in it. There are always things that you can count on. Some Black folks that NEVER EVER talk or participate in politics coming around a few months before a national election is one of them. You … Continue reading

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Open Thread | That’s A Lot of Dough, Joe😊

I remember when Joe Biden didn’t have $100 before the South Carolina Primary…. My, how things change🤗 To every person who chipped in a few dollars last month — thank you. Because of your support, we raised an astounding $383 … Continue reading

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