Category Archives: Open Letter

Thursday Open Thread: Family of Botham Jean demands answers

"Botham died in a way that he himself calculated he could never die in," Botham Jean's mother tells CBS News, acknowledging that the St. Lucia native was fully aware of the strained relationship between the black community in U.S. and … Continue reading

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Breaking News: lawyer releases tape of Trump & Cohen talking model payoff

(CNN) Presidential candidate Donald Trump is heard on tape discussing with his attorney Michael Cohen how they would buy the rights to a Playboy model’s story about an alleged affair Trump had with her years earlier, according to the audio … Continue reading

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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

Posted in 2016 Elections, Civil Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Open Letter, Politics, Racial Oppression, Racism, Voter Suppression, Voting Rights, Voting Rights Act | Tagged , , , , , , , | 28 Comments