Hair She Buzz: Last Chance to CHANGE America with Women | Midterm Elections

DryerBuzz Entertainment Buzz — Politics: Last Chance to CHANGE America with Women | Midterm Election Got a minute, then you’ve got time for a QuickBuzz from DryerBuzz.com – I’m Yalanda. Let’s get to the root of the story… the Obama story and women. Are we headed for self destruction? Count it down — November 4th — time for women to hold the Obama administration, the house, senate, Governor’s mansion, state capitol, down to the dog catcher accountable. We are in the season of dog bites – no pun intended. Time…

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Hair She Goes! Professor and MSNBC Host Melissa Harris-Perry Talks Stereotypes and Politics at Spelman | Feb. 21, 2013

Professor and MSNBC Host Melissa Harris-Perry Talks Stereotypes and Politics at Spelman Professor, political analyst and author, Melissa Harris-Perry, Ph.D., will discuss the personal and political effects of stereotypes on Black women when she lectures on “More than a Vote: Women’s Struggle for Full Citizenship.” Part of the Ida B. Wells-Barnett Distinguished Lecture Series, Harris-Perry will delve deeper into the issues raised in her book Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America (Yale 2011), where she explores the impact of negative race and gender images on the political…

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Election Clippings: How To Avoid Social Media Disaster on Election Day 2012 | Avoid Pitfalls of Sharing

The Clippings: America Has No Media Filter — Next Disaster Could Be Presidential Election? | Avoid Pitfalls of Sharing — Yalanda P Lattimore, DryerBuzz.com Before Hurricane Sandy rolled ashore, images of disasters, lifted from movies and previous storms, began trending. Friends shouldn’t let friends share. In the least, be sure to check your friend’s sources. Everybody wants to trend these days, especially news agencies. They would like nothing more than to become consummate in our timelines. After watching national and amateur news coverage of Hurricane Sandy, I wonder if the next…

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Hair She Goes! Jenny Triplett Examines Felon Disenfranchisement Voting Issues

Felony disenfranchisement is the practice of prohibiting people from voting (known as disenfranchisement) based on the fact that they have been convicted of a felony or other criminal offence. It therefore restricts and conflicts with principles of universal suffrage; the legitimacy of this practice is a matter of some controversy. (As noted and well defined in Wikipedia) Jenny Triplett, co-Editor-in-Chief of Prisonworld Magazine examines this public problem from a personal perspective. Over 65 million Americans have criminal records. In most municipalities these records do not go away. It is hard…

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Hair She Goes! VideoBuzz: Beyonce Encourages African Americans To Stick with Obama with Video For First Lady Michelle Obama

Delivered via email, the Obama re-election campaign circulated the video below to encourage African Americans to keep their support in the Obama camp. Join me in adding your name to African Americans for Obama to support her and President Obama in this election: http://my.barackobama.com/My-Letter-to-the-First-Lady VideoBuzz: Hair She Goes!  — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog or Pitch A Story, News or Opinion via http://Pitch.DryerBuzz.com Find exactly what you’re looking for in Browse The Classifieds at DryerBuzz.com Posted via…

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Living Atlanta Style! Political Cocktails’ Super Tuesday Hosted by Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 6:00 pm W Atlanta – Downtown

Follow the Buzz via politicalcocktails-es2.eventbrite.com WHAT:                 Political Cocktails Presents: Super Tuesday WHO:                    Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, Egypt Sherrod, H. Lamar Willis, Stacii Jae Johnson, Sonja Williams WHEN:                  Tues, July 24 TIME:                    6:00PM – 9:00PM WHERE:                W Atlanta Downtown – 45 Allen Ivan Jr Blvd, Atlanta GA 30308 Living Atlanta Style! — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog or Pitch A Story, News or Opinion via http://Pitch.DryerBuzz.com Find exactly what you’re looking for in Browse The Classifieds at…

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Living Atlanta Style! Derrick Boazman “Is Atlanta Being Taken For A Ride on T-SPLOST TAX?” | You CANNOT “afford” to miss this meeting!!

Living Atlanta Style! –Derrick Boazman, host of Too Much Truth, invites Atlanta to come out to a TRUTH-TELLING SESSION and hear from community leaders as we discuss the promised JOB CREATION and if so, for who? Why should the residents of Atlanta and DeKalb County pay double while other counties get the most benefits? BIG BUSINESS is spending $8 Million dollars to “educate” you. Who is Getting the Money? No Commitments for jobs or contracts for female or minority owned businesses. Why not? You CANNOT “afford” to miss this meeting!!…

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The Cut with that Brother! VideoBuzz: Rev Al Sharpton Keynotes NAN Rally in Atlanta Feb 23rd | View From My Pew | Watch

Are measures taking place across the country to guarantee a GOP win?  It’s not enough to register to vote.  It’s not even enough if you vote.  Got to stay active and make sure your vote receives accountable from those put in office.  Reverend Al Sharpton updates Atlanta.  Find your local chapter of National Action Network and get involved. VideoBuzz: National Action Network held a rally in Atlanta February 23rd with keynote from Reverend Al Sharpton. The rally was intended to galvanized marchers for upcoming Selma to Montgomery March, which commemorates…

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Early Voting More Prevalent: Democrats Stirring But Are No Match for Energized Republicans #theBuzz

As the midterm elections approach, there is every indication that voter turnout will be as high as in 2006, but unlike four years ago, Republicans – not Democrats – are now more engaged and enthusiastic about casting a ballot. The prospects for a GOP turnout advantage on Election Day are almost as favorable in the new Pew Research Center survey as they have been in all previous polls throughout the campaign. The new survey does show some signs of the Democrats awakening.  A growing number of Democratic voters say they…

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