Black People Politics : Democrats' Plan to take back White House: #swingleft

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    The Women’s March’s Farrakhan problem, and my own


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/womens-marchs-farrakhan-problem-172033327.html

    The Women’s March’s Farrakhan problem, and my own

    Louis Farrakhan is in the news again, because of links to some of the leaders of the Women’s March, which is planning a reprise in January of the 2017 event that helped kick off the resistance to Donald Trump.
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    ...As a white man in America, I recognize that I am an indirect beneficiary of centuries of oppression of African-Americans, and that is a burden I am willing to bear and work to erase. But I refuse to accept responsibility for anything done by William M. Levy 150 years ago, any more than I could claim credit for the work done by Martin Luther King Jr.’s great friend, ally and adviser Stanley Levison.

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    U.S. voting rights trampled in Georgia governor's race: lawsuit


    (Reuters) - Advocates for Democrat Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday alleging far-reaching U.S. voting rights violations during the Georgia governor's contest she lost this month to a Republican who ran the election as secretary of state...

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    U.S. voting rights trampled in Georgia governor's race: lawsuit

    Abrams, who sought to become the nation's first female African-American governor, pledged to fight for electoral changes after a protracted vote count saw Brian Kemp win the race by little more than 1 percent of nearly 4 million votes cast. Kemp...
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    Good show Mike, it'll happen next time :great:


    In Mississippi Senate Race, Cindy Hyde-Smith Narrowly Defeats Democrat Mike Espy


    Espy, a former congressman and U.S. secretary of agriculture, was born in Mississippi, he was the first African American to represent the state in Congress since Reconstruction. He would have made a fine senator, but it was not to be, alas, not in Mississippi, at least not yet...

    https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/mississippi-senate-race-cindy-hyde-041944702.html

    In Mississippi Senate Race, Cindy Hyde-Smith Narrowly Defeats Democrat Mike Espy

    The race put a spotlight on the state’s history of racist violence.
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    :picture: racist looking :censored: ... a poor peckerwood
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    What The Obamacare Fight Says About Nancy Pelosi


    ...They say Pelosi battled with Senate Democrats and the White House to make legislation more progressive ― and fought hard. They say she cut deals because it was the only way to get a bill through Congress and onto Obama’s desk.

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    What The Obamacare Fight Says About Nancy Pelosi

    Nancy Pelosi's bid to become speaker of the House in January, when Democrats
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    Hakeem Jeffries Wins Contested House Democratic Caucus Chair Race


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    Hakeem Jeffries Wins Contested House Democratic Caucus Chair Race

    WASHINGTON ― In perhaps the most contentious battle for House Democratic
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    ... Rep. Hakeem Jeffries(N.Y.) beat out fellow Congressional Black Caucus member Barbara Lee (Calif.) to take the Democratic Caucus chairman position, the No. 5 spot in Democratic leadership in that chamber.
    Jeffries won the race with a vote of 123-113.



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