Tag Archives: Florida

Open Thread | The GOP WANTS to Destroy the US Economy

I am going to expand my original.thoughts on this situation. I originally believed that the GOP thought that they would just arrest hords of the Undocumented and throw them in the for-profit prisons, which have seen their population decline. They … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Attack on Education in Florida….as They Try To Install Fascism

In case you didn’t know… I don’t know if you know what’s been going on in Florida. Their Governor has chosen to go full-on fascist. There is the full-blown attack on education. The banning of books. The attack on the … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Running Down the Hypocrisy in Florida

Hurricane Ian laid waste to pretty much the entire State of Florida. The hypocrisy of the Republican elected officials😠😠😠 And, while we are looking at the hypocrisy, please explain how FAIR ELECTIONS CAN BE HELD IN FLORIDA IN NOVEMBER, which … Continue reading

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President Obama Delivers Remarks on Orlando Massacre

Transcript of President Obama’ remarks: Today, as Americans, we grieve the brutal murder — a horrific massacre — of dozens of innocent people. We pray for their families, who are grasping for answers with broken hearts. We stand with the … Continue reading

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Video| President Obama & First Lady Michelle Obama Visit a Coral Reef High School

Updated with video

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Video | Lucia McBath & Ronald Davis -The Last Word Interview

Thank you Lawrence O’Donnell, for providing the space for Jordan’s parents to share their TRUTH, GRACE, WISDOM, GRIEF & LOVE for the SACREDNESS of Jordan’s life.

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Florida Tweaks Stand Your Ground Law

(Cross posted from Blackbutterfly7.wordpress.com) On October 8, 2013, by a 7-2 vote, the Florida Senate Judiciary Committee passed changes to Florida’s stand your ground law.  It has two more committee stops before it can be considered by the full Senate. … Continue reading

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3 Chics Presents: Trayvon Martin, Gone But NEVER Forgotten

We’re all caught up in the horror of Trayvon Martin getting murdered while carrying AZ Ice Tea and a bag of Skittles, and demanded justice for him. Well that justice has not seen resolution yet. George Zimmerman is still playing … Continue reading

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Florida Goes to President Barack Hussein Obama! It’s OFFICIAL: WINS With 332 ELECTORAL VOTES

Ask Floridians how those attempts at VOTER SUPPRESSION worked for them, Governor Rick Scott & GOP. President Barack Obama will win Florida, CNN projects. It was the only state that had remained uncalled in the presidential race. With the state’s … Continue reading

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Videos | President Obama Weekend Campaigning – Sunday, 11-5-12

10:25 am: Concord, New Hampshire 3:40 pm: Delivers remarks at McArthur High School, Hollywood, Florida Cincinnati, Ohio- 7:55: Delivers remarks at 5th/3rd Arena, Cincinnati Aurora, Colorado- 10:25: Delivers remarks at Community College of Aurora at Lowry St. Cloud, Minnesota- Former … Continue reading

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