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She’s nasty (Rap and video)

She’s nasty (Rap and video)

Ashley Judd passionately denounces President Donald Trump’s misogyny at the 2017 Women’s March on Washington by reciting Nina Donovan’s “I Am A Nasty Woman” poem.


Trump promised NO cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security

Trump promised NO cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security

Bernie Sanders spoke on Capitol Hill on Wednesday (Jan. 4) after the Obamacare meeting. After reading a tweet by President-elect Donald Trump that stated there will be no cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, Sanders challenged Trump to veto any legislation that says otherwise.


Cornel West: ‘I have deep fear for this democratic experiment’

Cornel West: ‘I have deep fear for this democratic experiment’

Following Donald Trump’s victory in the U.S. presidential election, philosopher and civil rights activist Dr. Cornel West talks to James O’Brien about what this might mean for America’s future.


Cuba sets the example in Haiti

Cuba sets the example in Haiti

A group of 17 Cuban doctors has arrived in Haiti to help with the humanitarian crisis. Hurricane Matthew has left hundreds dead and many homeless. Their first line of defense, the fight against cholera.


Katy Perry votes naked

Katy Perry votes naked

Katy Perry has joined Funny Or Die’s ‘Everyone Votes campaign’ and wants you to know that there is no dress code this election day. Just get out there and make your voice heard in whatever outfit seems appropriate!


176 reasons why Donald Trump shouldn’t be president

176 reasons why Donald Trump shouldn’t be president

Keith Olbermann tells it like it is. If you did not know Trump before this, you’ll soon find out. He gives us the reasons (the facts) why we should NOT vote for Donald Trump in November.


First Lady Michelle Obama’s speech at DNC 2016

First Lady Michelle Obama’s speech at DNC 2016

We know it is now one week old. But the First Lady’s speech at the Democratic National Convention was probably the finest among a group of very fine speakers. It’s worth listening to – one more time.


Slow jam the news with President Obama (Video)

Slow jam the news with President Obama (Video)

Jimmy Fallon and President Obama slow jam the news, discussing Obama’s legacy, accomplishments and thoughts on the 2016 election.


Chucho visits the White House

Chucho visits the White House

Cuban jazz legend Chucho Valdés played the White House for President Barack Obama and wife, Michelle, and their guests. (Photo from Cuban Ambassador José Ramón Cabañas’ Twitter account.) *** Chucho Valdés tribute to Irakere at the 2015 Jazz at Marciac:


The Cuban jazz temple

The Cuban jazz temple

As in the olden days, when jazz was played in the New Orleans underworld, in a centrally located basement named La Zorra y el Cuervo (The Fox and the Crow) on 23rd Street in Havana’s Vedado neighborhood, music emerges at dawn.


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