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Sunday Praise & Worship | He Is Exalted

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Friday Open Thread | James Comey: Take down the confederate statues now

Washington (CNN)Former FBI Director James Comey called Thursday for the removal of Confederate statues in Virginia’s capital in the wake of blackface scandals involving top statewide elected officials, in an op-ed for The Washington Post. “Expressing bipartisan horror at blackface … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | This is why blackface is offensive

(CNN) It’s been nearly 200 years since white performers first started painting their faces black to mock enslaved Africans in minstrel shows across the United States. It was racist and offensive then, and still is today. The latest controversy to … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread: Two Georgia Democrats plan to skip Trump’s State of the Union

Two Georgia Democrats are planning to skip President Trump’s State of the Union address next week. The offices of Reps. John Lewis and Hank Johnson confirmed to The Hill Thursday that they would not be in attendance on Feb. 5. … Continue reading

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Sunday Praise & Worship | Prayer for the Four Directions

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Friday Open Thread | Full Applebaum: Why Trump should be impeached now

“Impeachment is the Constitution’s remedy for the situation that we face right now as a nation.” — Yoni Appelbaum, writer for The Atlantic

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Thursday Open Thread | Speaker Nancy Pelosi: Trump’s State of the Union is off

Nancy Smash dunked on them.. Game. Blouses. B^tches……. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Wednesday said President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address “is off.” “The speaker is the one who invites the president,” Hoyer told CNN, adding, “The … Continue reading

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