politics

  1. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Blackkklansmen

    A Spike Lee Joint Film: Who has seen this movie and what did you think? Let's have a conversation.
  2. W

    Black Entertainment : I really did not like black panther movie

    I apologize for posting something so forward like this, and also for starting a new thread around it. There's an article quoted in the other thread that's more in line with how I feel about this, but I think I am a little more direct and harsher in what I wrote. Obviously I wrote this angrily...
  3. S

    Black People Politics : What's wrong with being friendly with Russia? What exactly is the fear?

    I understand politically why the Media and the Democrats are highlighting the Russia angle, but outside of that, What really is the fear? Wouldn't an improved relationship with Russia ease tensions around the world? What exactly is the fear? Is it residual energy from the Coldwar? I see...
  4. BLAQ LOVE POURAHTREE

    Black Poetry : Outlaw: Four Corner of Western Politics

    Racism Colorism Sexism Classism Colorism stems from Racism Sexism is linked to both by Gender and Sexuality hint LGBTQ and Feminism Religion is the depth and ceiling and walls Capitalism is the door Classism is your character Study the dimensions and facets of it all cause being a Rooted person...
  5. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Wiretapping allegations

    Trump tweeted: “Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my ‘wires tapped’ in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This is McCarthyism!” Trump tweeted, as part of a six-tweet screed. Trump went on to ask, “Is it legal for a sitting President to be ‘wire tapping’ a race for...
  6. Teodrose Fikre

    The Front Porch : The Revolution That Is #PaperNapkinRevolution

    It always starts with with an overreach. Throughout history, dictators and tyrants have run roughshod over the people until they overplay their hands. The powerful build bridges on top of the masses until the powerful go a bridge too far. The people can only take so much oppression and abuse by...
  7. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Healthcare Protest Rally January 15, 2017

    Bernie Sanders calls on Democrats to rally against Trump ahead of inauguration Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is joining the top Democrats in Congress in leading a charge against President-elect Donald Trump ahead of his inauguration on Jan. 20. In a letter sent to Democratic members of...
  8. DjajiPrime

    Burkina Faso : Africa's Best President, Thomas Sankara

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  9. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Black women and Hillary

    Under the Clintons, probably more AAs have been hired and placed in prominent positions than any other president in the history of the US. I have no reason to doubt that this track record would not continue if Hillary is elected POTUS. It's unfortunate, however, that they've had to endure one...
  10. TheBigBadNetwork

    Black People Politics : The Trouble with Trump Supporters

    In a vacuum, Clinton and Trump are both terrible candidates to run for president. If u focus, in the way the media has told america to focus, in terms of their negatives. But what about when u focus, purely on their positives as it relates to the black community? Depending on whether ur looking...
  11. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Clinton - Kaine Stand on the Issues

    If you are among the group that wants to keep Trump/Pence out of the White House at any cost, be clear that the vote you make also comes with consequences. Let's be sure to understand how Clinton/Kaine stand on major issues that will have an impact on all American citizens, recognizing there...
  12. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : From Democracy to Technocracy?

    Is technocracy a viable alternative social system in the U.S.? Technocracy would shift the country from a democratic society, where political leaders are elected by the people to a technocratic society where self-appointed (not elected) technical-elites would replace politicians, and businessmen...
  13. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : BREXIT - British Exit from European Union

    Should we keep an eye on what's happening in the EU? The UK withdrew from the EU yesterday. Will it have any implications for the U.S.? Britain and America has always had a close relationship. Will it become closer? My senses are heightened due to the timing the the UK withdrawing from the...
  14. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Super predator clapback!

    I know this is an old topic but I ran across this video and found it interesting and so important to remember. And Angela and Van were new to me. Angela Rye is feisty and full of fire...she and Van Jones Van is no slouch either. Don Lemon...scary. Do you think they addressed Clinton's...
  15. NNQueen

    Black People Politics : Black Men for Bernie

    If you actively participate in America's voting process and support Bernie Sanders, you might find this interesting if you're not already aware of it. The following quote is from the "Black Men for Bernie" website. Check it out. I saw an interview with the leading spokesperson for the first...
  16. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Black People Politics : Superdelegates explained

    In the Spirit of Politics, Superdelegates explained ... So what are they, and why do they matter? Well, first things first — a delegate is someone who attends the Democratic National Convention and formally pledges to support a certain candidate. How a delegate votes is based on the...
  17. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Black People Politics : Marco Rubio shows other Republicans how to respond to Black Lives Matter

    In the Spirit of Humility, Marco Rubio shows other Republicans how to respond to Black Lives Matter ... In a largely unnoticed appearance on Fox News's The Kelly File in August — resurfaced by Peter Beinart andJamelle Bouie on Wednesday — Sen. Marco Rubio gave a surprisingly strong response...
  18. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Black People Politics : Obama is renaming the tallest peak in North America — and Republicans are freaking out

    In the Spirit of The Black President, :rofl: Obama is renaming the tallest peak in North America — and Republicans are freaking out The look of pure racism and white privilege being eroded, lol (Thomson Reuters) House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) at his weekly press briefing on...
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