August 16, 2017

Monday Open Thread: Black Dancers Who Changed American Dance

This week's open threads will highlight black dancers who changed the landscape of the American dance scene. Austin Dafora Horton (4 August 1890 – 4 March 1965) widely known as Asadata Dafora was a Sierra Leonean multidisciplinary musician. He … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.!   ELLSWORTH "BUMPY" JOHNSON … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U.!   STEPHANIE ST. CLAIR … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.!   CASPER HOLSTEIN … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

HAPPY HUMP DAY, PRAG OBOTS! This brotha truly had NFTG about the Italian mobsters!   THEODORE (TEDDY) L. ROE … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! This story needs to be made into a movie! It's long, but VERY interesting....   THE JONES BROTHERS … [Read more...]

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Monday Open Thread: Black Policy Kings and A Queen

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.!   (Originally posted in June 2015)   In this week's series, we'll take a look at the Policy Game (aka The Numbers Racket) and the Black men and woman who dominated this multi-million dollar industry … [Read more...]

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