Category Archives: Open Letter

Tuesday Open Thread | About Those Rural White Voters….Uh huh

Done told you…I’m tired of articles about them… Interesting how nobody ever goes and studies rural BLACK folk..it’s like they don’t exist. A Princeton sociologist spent 8 years asking rural Americans why they’re so pissed off Hint: it’s not about … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread

Happy Tuesday, 3 Chics Family! Looking for places to travel or add to your bucket lists? I know it’s winter, but, think about going off season, just for the ADVENTURE! I’m planning to go this year.

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Houston Celebrates the Astros World Series Championship

Live: Special coverage of Astros World Series championship parade HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says the city of Houston will honor the Astros with a parade on Friday in celebration of the team’s first MLB Championship victory. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Are Berniebots on the DNC Attempting to Change the Rules to Suppress the Black Vote?

Found at the following twitter thread: Armando‏ @armandodkos Are Bernie delegates on Dem Unity Commission and Rules Committee proposing a radical change to delegate selection process for Pres. Noms? /1 I fear they are. And their proposals would gut the … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Attorney General White Citizens Council Strikes At Voting Rights

The Sessions Effect: Trump DOJ Reverses Course In Major Texas Voter ID Case By Alice Ollstein Published February 27, 2017, 12:47 PM EDT For the last six years, the Justice Department has sided with the citizens and civil rights groups … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | 2017 Oscar Nominated: Fences

Fences, based on August Wilson’s play, and directed by Denzel Washington, is up for 4 Academy Awards: Best Picture Best Actor: Denzel Washington Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis Best Writing Adapted Screenplay: August Wilson

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Sunday Open Thread

Welcome to the Obama Administration’s Final — and 388th — episode of your West Wing Week.

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