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Republicans still trying to keep folks from voting

…Even as Americans start heading to the polls for this year’s presidential primaries, laws remain in flux in a number of states — including North Carolina and Texas, where voter ID requirements are being challenged in court.

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History

Top 5 Reasons Why Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’ slays!

I am a stan for Beyoncé all day every day and though I vowed to never promote high-profile artists on my blog, I must renege and commend her on this epic video and song. 409 more words

Black’s Barbecue II

The Original Black’s Barbecue in Lockhart may be the best BBQ joint on the planet. My lunch today was simple – pork chop, brisket, black-eyed peas, and iced tea. 19 more words

Photography

Celebrating Black History Month: Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden was born in Charlotte in 1911. Although his family moved north when he was only four years old, he said of his home state, “Most artists take some place, and like a flower, they sink roots, looking for universal implications. 107 more words

Blacks

2016/02/05 ~ UConn to Build ‘Blacks Only’ Dorm

So now we are going backwards with the civil rights movement? What the hell is going on? I have to say as a college student I have met some really stupid people in school but this crap really makes me wonder! 24 more words

Some Thoughts

Black Lives Matter Activist Announces Bid for Baltimore Mayor

Mckesson announced his campaign Wednesday night.

Prominent Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay Mckesson will join the race for Mayor of Baltimore, he announced on Wednesday. 76 more words

Politics

The Young Turks: Trump Promises to Pay Legal Fees If Supporters Beat Up Protestors

More thuggery from the man’s who’s made hate and incitement to violence his mission. The Turk’s anchor, Cenk Uygur, here discusses a clip showing Donald Trump telling his supporters that if they find any protestors, they should ‘beat the crap out of them’, and that if they do so, he’ll pay their legal fees. 260 more words

Politics