October 19, 2017

African Americans

Monday Open Thread: “Whatever Happened To…?”

GOOD MORNING PRAGMATIC O-BOTS! It's time for another installment of"Whatever Happened To...?" where we take a trip down memory lane and wonder whatever became of some of our favorite (and not so favorite) folks from the past. First up is freestyle … [Read more...]

Sunday Evening Thread – “Union”

Good Evening Obots! In honor of Labor Day, here is "Union" by Langston Hughes … [Read more...]

Sunday Open Thread: Sunday Jazz Brunch

GOOD SUNDAY MORNING P.O.U. FAM! We hope you're having a safe and restful holiday weekend! As you enjoy your Sunday breakfast/brunch, listen to the sounds of "So What" by Miles Davis: "So What" is the first track on the 1959 Miles Davis … [Read more...]

Updated: MLK Tribute Rally Live Chat has been postponed

The rally has been postponed. … [Read more...]

“All My Skinfolk, Ain’t My Kinfolk” (Archive)

Last Thursday, DNC chair Tim Kaine invited several Black bloggers, including (site that shall remain nameless), to a meeting/conference call to discuss the DNC's efforts "to inform, engage and empower voters" for the mid-term elections. Yours truly … [Read more...]