Author Archives: Sheffie Robinson

Puzzled, Stunned Reactions Follow After Alabama HBCU Accepts Trump Inauguration Invite

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/comment_embed.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FTheGreatTornado%2Fposts%2F633988093471473%3Fcomment_id%3D634035553466727&include_parent=false Talladega College’s Marching Tornado Band (Marching Tornado Band YouTube)A historically Black college in Alabama has accepted an invitation to perform at Donald Trump’s inauguration, leading to an onslaught of criticism on social media. Talladega College is the state’s oldest private liberal HBCU and the Associated Press reported its Marching Tornadoes Band will participate in the D.C.-area parade… via Puzzled, Stunned ...

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Did Kasim Reed just make a pick in the 2017 race for mayor of Atlanta?

Now, it could be argued that this isn’t an endorsement per se, but the following invitation was just broadcast over Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s email list: The Jan. 26 event for the Atlanta city councilwoman, incidentally, comes one day after the Buckhead Coalition hosts an introduction of eight current and potential mayoral candidates. Only last… via Did Kasim Reed just make ...

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Roy Barnes goes public with support for Vincent Fort in 2017 race for mayor of Atlanta — Political Insider blog

Back in the day, Sovietology emphasized the study of photographs of that era’s vast military parades — which showed who in the Kremlin stood next to whom, and was thus in or out of favor. We can use the same trick when it comes to invitations for campaign fundraisers, which amount to declarations of alliances. […] via Roy Barnes goes public ...

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Newsmakers Live Presents Atlanta Mayoral Candidates

Starting January 16 at BQE Restaurant and Lounge, Newsmakers Live starts the Spring 2017 with an up close and personal interview with each Atlanta Mayoral Candidate. Join us at 6:30pm every Monday night for politics, entertainment, and your global urbane prospective.

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