Category Archives: Voting Rights

Open Thread | The President Visits Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta

It is the National Holiday for Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King. Happy Birthday, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We celebrate you, your love, and your legacy today. The world is better because of your commitment to justice, equity and true … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Our 51st Senator!👏🏾👏🏾

Congratulations, Georgia!! Thank you, Georgia. We did it again. pic.twitter.com/jikuO5Kt8S — Reverend Raphael Warnock (@ReverendWarnock) December 7, 2022 Senate Democrats just won the ability to confirm liberal, pro-choice federal judges significantly faster! pic.twitter.com/UnUSRZLoke — Krishan Patel (@Krishan_A_Patel) December 7, 2022 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Changing the Game for 2024

Seems like the Democratic Party is changing the order of States for 2024. It’s about time. Wow: Biden has called for South Carolina to replace Iowa in the presidential selection process ‘We must ensure that voters of color have a … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Political Update

Uh huh Uh huh😒😒 Black Voter Suppression in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, taking away Black districts along with that bullshyt in NY😠 POLITICO (@politico) tweeted at 7:20 AM on Fri, Nov 25, 2022: The first election held under the new lines … Continue reading

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ELECTION DAY!!!

Ask everyone you see today if they have voted. If they have not, implore them. Every vote matters. Democracy is on the ballot. Every right gained since 1954 is on the ballot. pic.twitter.com/KJd6XQHZF9 — Tynisa Thee Cynical Gen X Witch … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Just Some Points to Think About …..the Parties ARE NOT ALIKE

Just a compilation of thoughts A reminder: Anyone who tells you NOT to vote is not your friend Anyone who tells you that there is no difference between the Political Parties is a lying CLOWN😠😠 For ppl who say voting4Dems … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Why You Shouldn’t Trust the Pollsters, and What’s Happening on the Ground

There has been a flood of all these Republican polls. Take them as you want. I am more interested in the reports on what’s happening on the ground. We have ONE WEEK TO GO. If you can Early Vote, do … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Voter Suppression from the GOP…It is Everywhere..And What is the Ultimate Plan?

There is a reason that Republicans passed all of these Voter Suppression Laws – they can’t win without it. It’s what they do. And, it’s not an isolated incident. Voter suppression from all over the country. It’s who they are. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | If You Need to Understand What’s At Stake In Georgia, You Need to See This Film

Journalist Greg Palast has a documentary out that I saw last week. It’s called

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Open Thread | This is EXACTLY What the Republicans Are Up to With Regards to True HISTORY of this Country

This entire thread: 1/ The right wants to erase the legacy of the civil rights movement. It's why they want to replace Raphael Warnock in the Senate — the man who leads MLK's old church — w/ someone like Herschel … Continue reading

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