October 20, 2014

Monday Open Thread: Passing

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GOOD MONDAY MORNIN, P.O.U.! This week's series will take a look at Black people who have passed for white. It was inspired by this NPR article posted last week by fellow trustee Miranda: 'A Chosen Exile': Black People Passing In White … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Unsolved Civil Rights Era Murders

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Good Morning POU. We continue our series on Unsolved Civil Rights Era Murders. Today we review the murder of Frank Morris. Rosa Williams grew up in Ferriday, La. in the 1960s. She says the code of conduct in her southern town was clear: "We … [Read more...]

“A Requiem For Mike Brown”

Beautiful.   (h/t: Lipstick Alley) Demonstrators ‘disrupt’ St. Louis Symphony singing a ‘Requiem for Mike Brown’ Published on Oct 4, 2014 By Rebecca Rivas Of The St. Louis American Just after intermission, about 50 people … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: Baldwin vs. Buckley

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! We hope you're enjoying your weekend. We conclude with part VI of Baldwin vs. Buckley: … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: Baldwin vs. Buckley

HAPPY FRIDAY P.O.U.! We continue with part V of Baldwin vs. Buckley: … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: Baldwin vs. Buckley

GOOD MORNING P.O.U. FAM! We continue with part IV of Baldwin vs. Buckley … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Baldwin vs. Buckley

HAPPY HUMP DAY P.O.U. FAM! We continue with part III of Baldwin vs. Buckley … [Read more...]