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Tweeting Your Ballot? Not So Fast….

By BYP @blackyouthproj 1:08 pm November 6, 2012 In the age of Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, many voters are sharing their voting experience with digital friends and family by snapping pictures with their ballots. Think twice, though. Some states don’t allow that: According to the Citizen Media Law Project’s Web site, some states, including Florida, […]

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Today is the Day: GET OUT THERE AND VOTE!

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:06 am November 6, 2012 This is it, folks. Election day is finally (read: mercifully) upon us. Please get out to the polls today and make your voice heard.

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D.L. Hughley Doesn’t Like Women–Really

During a recent interview on NPR, comedian and Obama stan, D.L. Hughley unequivocally confirmed his misogyny. D.L. Hughley says he genuinely does not like women. Seriously. Are you offended? Do you care? Is this just a ploy to sell books?

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Joe Biden: Transgender Equality is the ‘Civil Rights Issue of Our Time’

VP Joe Biden declared that transgender equality is the “civil rights issue of our time” at a campaign field office in Florida on Tuesday. Do you agree with Vice President Biden? Are we doing enough to promote equality for ALL members of our community?

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Don’t Miss TURNOUT THE VOTE: A Rally Promoting Voter Participation and Fighting Voter Suppression!

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:56 am October 31, 2012 Don’t miss Turnout The Vote, a rally and concert promoting voter participation and fighting voter suppression! The event goes down Friday, November 2nd, at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, IL (400 W. 95th Street). The festivities begin at 6pm. Click the above flier for more […]

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Mitt Romney to Business Crowd at Private Fundraiser: Obama Sees You As A ‘Necessary Evil’

he ever-vigilant site Mother Jones has again shared a recording from a Mitt Romney fundraiser, this one from a private event held in March. In it, Romney and his wife try to convince their audience that President Obama is immature and an enemy of business.

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POLL: Majority of Americans Are Racist Against Black People

Unsurprisingly, a recent AP poll finds that racial prejudice in the US has not improved since the election of Barack Obama. 51 percent of respondents expressed explicit anti-black sentiments. Is anybody even remotely surprised by these results?

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VIDEO: Meat Loaf BUTCHERS ‘America The Beautiful’ at Romney Rally

Oh my god. This has got to be the absolute worst rendition of America the Beautiful we have ever heard.

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President Obama Makes Closing Argument w/ New Ad: “the last thing we should do is turn back now”

Hot on the heels of a decisive victory over GOP rival Mitt Romney in last night’s foreign policy debate, the Obama campaign has released a new ad entitled “Determination,” The 1 minute spot acts as a closing argument for the President, outlining his future plans for the nation.

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STUDY: Parents Have Greater Impact On Academic Success Than Schools

According to new report, the effort a parent puts in at home – checking homework, encouraging strong academic performances from their children, etc. – is ultimately more important than the quality of their child’s school.

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