October 21, 2017

Saturday Open Thread: African-American Civil War Spies II

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! We hope you're enjoying your weekend! We conclude our series on African-American Civil War Spies with...   MARY TOUVESTRE … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African-American Civil War Spies II

GOOD MORNING P.O.U! We continue our series on African-American Civil War Spies.    GEORGE SCOTT   (From The New York Times) ‘To Have a Revolver’ By Adam GoodheartJune 8, 2011 9:00 pm It was an extraordinary moment for George … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-American Civil War Spies II

HAPPY HUMP DAY P.O.U.! We continue our series on African-American Civil War Spies... JOHN SCOBELL … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Civil War Spies II

GOOD MORNING PRAGOBOTS! We continue our series on African-American Civil War Spies.... THE DABNEYS … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African-American Civil War Spies II

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U. AND HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY! This week we will revisit the topic of African-American Civil War Spies. First, a brief history... "Black Dispatches" was a common term used among Union military men for intelligence on … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

GOOD MORNING POU! We conclude our look at African American speakers at the Democratic Nation Convention with the speech that started it all... BARACK H. OBAMA 2004 Democratic National Convention Keynote Address July 27, 2004 - Boston, MA … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U.!   FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA Democratic National Convention Keynote Address Denver, Colorado - August 25, 2008 … [Read more...]