June 30, 2015

Tuesday Open Thread: Slave Rebellions II – The Rebels

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GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.!   Louis Delgrès … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Slave Rebellions II – The Rebels

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GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! This week will take a look at the leaders of the slave rebellions.   La Mulâtresse Solitude … [Read more...]

LIVE STREAM: Funeral of Rev. Clementa Pinckney

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Tuesday Evening Thread: “Nine”

"Nine" by Barry Blitt

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Friday Open Thread: Black Female Jazz Musicians

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Mary Lou Williams (May 8, 1910 – May 28, 1981) was an American jazz pianist, composer, and arranger. She wrote hundreds of compositions and arrangements, and recorded more than one hundred records (in 78, 45, and LP versions). Williams wrote and … [Read more...]

Thursday Evening Thread: President Obama’s Statement on the Charleston Massacre

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Thursday Open Thread: Black Female Jazz Musicians

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Rosa King (March 14, 1939 – December 12, 2000) was an American jazz and blues saxophonist/singer who made her fame in Amsterdam and recorded many albums under a variety of labels. … [Read more...]