Tag Archives: Charlotte North Carolina

Charlotte girl weeps over police shootings at city council meeting

(CNN) — A young girl climbed up a step ladder to stand at the podium before a tense Charlotte City Council meeting. Petite in size, with braids in her hair and hearts on her t-shirt, Zianna Oliphant collected herself and … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Uprising erupts in Charlotte NC over shooting of #KeithLamontScott

One person was shot and gravely wounded on Wednesday in a second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, officials said, as riot police dispersed unruly protesters after the fatal police shooting of a black man under disputed circumstances. North … Continue reading

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3 Chics Politico’s Picks: Top Events Of 2012 In Photos, Videos & Commentary

As 2012 comes to a close, 3 Chics Politico is showcasing our picks for the events that shaped our country and our world this past year. You may have your own events that touched you in some way. Please feel … Continue reading

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Photos | 3 Chics Politico | Charlotte

Hello Everyone. Ametia here. I’m back from Charlotte with some more photos from inside and outside of the convention venues. Rikyrah & SG2 posted some of the best Arena photos from the speakers. My pics were shot from the upper … Continue reading

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3Chics Politico In Charlotte, NC At The 2012 DNC| Day 2

Hello Everyone!  There’s nothing like being at THERE.  I can honestly say that being primary cause vs. secondary cause seals my reality.  If your’e hearing from the media JACKALS & GOPers that the enthusiasm for President Obama is just not … Continue reading

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3 Chics Politico In Charlotte, NC : 2012 DNC | Day One

Watch live coverage of the 2012 Democratic National Convention here. TODAY’S SCHEDULE: 5:00 – 6:00 – Call to Order, Invocation, Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem, Welcome Video. Speakers include: Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Rep. Steny Hoyer. 6:00 … Continue reading

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