Tag Archives: Politics

Saturday Open Thread | Could Bernie Sanders Pick Up More Delegates in New York?

Two lawsuits are brewing in New York state, seeking to stop the New York primary election results from being certified. The suits, one filed by attorney Mark Moody and one filed by attorneys for Election Justice USA, are approaching the … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Bernie Sanders: Treating All People With Respect and Dignity

I'm motivated by a vision which exists in all the great religions: do to others what you would have them do to you.https://t.co/RVZoN9GzcJ — Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 26, 2016

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Wednesday Open Thread | A “Special Place in Hell”

Is there a special place in hell for the women like Hillary Clinton, Barbara A. Mikulski who did not support @DonnaFEdwards in her bid for the US Senate? Or Is “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Prince’s Paisley Estate Will Become a Museum

As Prince fans mourn the loss of the music legend, it has been revealed that the singer’s Paisley Park estate, where he lived, recorded music, and died, allegedly will be turned into a museum. The musician’s brother-in-law Maurice Phillips announced … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Morris Day & The Time

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ICYMI: Ken Burns’ Documentary on Jackie Robinson

This past week on PBS, they aired the documentary that was done on Jackie Robinson. By showing the context of Jackie Robinson’s life, including many stories about how he grew up, and what happened in his life, it brought out … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

I hope you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends.

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