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Streaming Sites Invade Paisley Park [OPINION]

Bear with me. This has been building up for quite some time now.

As you all know, on Jan. 30, Pitchfork announced that Prince’s entire backlog would become available on Apple Music, Amazon Music and iHeartRadio’s subscription services. 1,351 more words

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SNAPSHOTS & WHATNOTS: ...contemplative turtles...

Virginia the Blogger has been getting her grooves back, sort of. Hard to believe Roses in the Rubble turns SIX in July! Originally started to review books, movies, music and artsy endeavors, this blog has veered more toward advocacy… inspiration… and faith. 265 more words

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Must Watch Tavis Smiley Interview

Find some time to watch or listen to this discussion between Tavis Smiley and former Federal Election Commission (FEC) chair  Ann Ravel. While I disagree with her in regards to the topic of a constitutional amendment, she is incredibly informed and accurately points out many of the specific problems and how to fix them. Great interview!

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JUST HAVE A DASH OF MERCY & A LITTLE BIT OF GRACE

I read Bryan Stevenson’s “Just Mercy” over the weekend after seeing the veteran civil rights attorney on a Tavis Smiley re-airing.  

The book describes some of the legal maneuvering that lands many folks on death row, irrespective of counsel.   134 more words

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To Save the Soul of America

Day 7 of our Lenten Journey with Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech.

For those who ask the question, “Aren’t you a civil rights leader?” and thereby mean to exclude me from the movement for peace, I have this further answer. 786 more words

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Tavis Smiley’s Former Producer Exposes the Host’s True Personality as a Misogynist

A man who worked as a senior producer for Tavis Smiley has exposed the talk show host as being a self-absorbed misogynist who has contempt for white people… most likely because he has paid a high price to “be a token.” 692 more words

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Tavis Smiley's Former Producer Exposes the Host's True Personality as a Misogynist

A man who worked as a senior producer for Tavis Smiley has exposed the talk show host as being a self-absorbed misogynist who has contempt for white people… most likely because he has paid a high price to “be a token.” 687 more words

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