January 21, 2017

Monday Evening Thread: MLK’s Legacy in Quotes

Last October, I finally made my way to Washington DC to see various monuments, including the White House, Korean and Vietnam memorial, National Museum of  African American History and Culture( tons of pics and worth the visit) and of course the MLK … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Afro-Russians

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We hope you're enjoying your weekend! We continue our series on Afro-Russians with... FREDERICK BRUCE THOMAS (aka Fyodor Fyodorovich Tomas) Entrepreneur, Restaurateur and Entertainment Mogul (1872-1928) … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Afro-Russians

GOOD MORNING P.O.U AND HAPPY FRIDAY!! We continue our series on Afro-Russians... JAMES LLOYDOVICH PATTERSON Child Actor and Poet … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Afro-Russians

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We continue our series on Afro-Russians.    DR. LILY GOLDEN (1934-2010) Activist and Scholar   … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Afro-Russians

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! We continue our look at Afro-Russians with...   ALEXANDER PUSHKIN "The Father of Russian Literature" (1799-1837) … [Read more...]

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Monday Open Thread: Afro-Russians

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! Considering everything going on in the news, I'd thought it would be fitting to repost our series on Black historical and present day figures in Russia. First, a brief history.... … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: 2016

Well, we all know what this year has been like...so let's get to it. January January 3 – Following the fallout caused by the execution of Nimr al-Nimr, Saudi Arabia ends its diplomatic relations with Iran. January 8 – Joaquín Guzmán, … [Read more...]