September 26, 2016

Saturday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

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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

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

Thursday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

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GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.!   REV. AL SHARPTON 2004 Democratic National Convention July 28, 2004 - Boston, MA … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

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HAPPY HUMP DAY, PRAGOBOTS! We continue our look at African American speakers at the Democratic National Convention with.... REV. JESSE L. JACKSON "The Rainbow Coalition Speech" San Francisco, CA - July 18, 1984 … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

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GOOD MORNING, POU! We continue our look at memorable African-American speakers at the Democratic National Convention with....   BARBARA CHARLINE JORDAN (1936-1996) Democratic National Convention Keynote Address New York, NY - July 12, … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African-American Speakers at the DNC

Fanny Lou Hamer, a leader of the Freedom Democratic party, speaks before the credentials committee of the Democratic national convention in Atlantic City, August 22, 1964, in efforts to win accreditation for the group as Mississippi's delegation to the convention.  The Freedom group, composed almost entirely of Negroes, is opposed by the regular all-white Mississippi delegation.(AP Photo/stf)

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, POU! In honor of the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins today, this week's series will take a look at some of the most memorable speeches given by African Americans at the convention. FANNIE LOU … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Resorts II

GOOD MORNING POU! We hope you're enjoying your weekend! We conclude our series on African-American Owned Resorts with....   LINCOLN HILLS Gilpin County, Colorado … [Read more...]