Who I met/saw today (August 25th) in Denver

After sitting across from Vernon Jordan on the flight to Denver, I also ran into/saw/met/talked to: Martin Burchart, Danish correspondent Julium Ware II, Washington, DC Vincent McQueen, Washington, DC Darryl Wiggins, Washington, DC Rick Alston, Georgia Delegate Pamela Gentry, BET News Katie Dahlstrom, BBC Lloyd Kelly, Chicago David N., Democrats Abroad Lebanon will i am, …

Some say Michelle’s speech was just okay

Some say Michelle’s speech was just okay. I think she delivered. I think she connected with mothers, parents, and everyone else who loves their family. She related with everyone who has worked hard to acheive their goals. She embraced Hillary showed us that she is warm and loving, and believes in helping others. She didn’t …

BBC Radio at the Democratic Convention

Here’s the link to today’s BBC Radio coverage of the Democratic Convention: http://www.bbc.co.uk/…nver.shtml You’ll find a link to the African American Political Pundit (AAPP)’s interview, but I don’t see a link to the Black Women in Europe interview. I’ll keep looking. But in any event all the excitement is about the Democratic Convention and the …

Leaving for the Democratic Convention Tomorrow

I’ll arive in Denver tomorrow morning and hit the ground running. I hope to attend the American European Institute’s "How can we restore confidence in American Leadership in the World" at 12.30 Denver time. Then the African American Political Pundit and I will be on BBC radio at 3pm Denver time. Michelle Obama will speak …

Leaving for the Democratic Convention Tomorrow

I’ll arive in Denver tomorrow morning and hit the ground running. I hope to attend the American European Institute’s "How can we restore confidence in American Leadership in the World" at 12.30 Denver time. Then the African American Political Pundit and I will be on BBC radio at 3pm Denver time. Michelle Obama will speak …

Barack Obama: The words of a dream

Barack Obama, writer and orator, has deep roots in a tradition of eloquence that dates back to the age of slavery. As he prepares to accept the Democratic nomination in Denver next week, Candace Allen traces his literary heritage of memoir and testimony. Next Thursday, in a major departure from tradition, Illinois Senator Barack Obama …

From Silver Spring to Stockholm, Black Bloggers Descend On Denver For The Democratic National Convention

From Silver Spring to Stockholm, Black Bloggers Descend On Denver For The Democratic National Convention African American Political Pundit blogging team for Democratic National Convention includes award winning Black Women in Europe blogger from Sweden. (Silver Spring, MD) August 21, 2008 ??? LN Rock, editor and writer of the wildly popular African American Political Pundit …

My parents are American but I grew up overseas. Can I vote?

My Mom’s American, but I grew up abroad. Overseas voting is easy, but there’s one grey area. And this is it: children of US citizens who have never lived in the US. A number of states — 17 at last count — clearly allow such children to vote using the last address of their American …

I just found out the I will be a credentialed blogger at the Democratic National Convention in Denver!!!!!!!!!!!!!

My blogging colleague African American Political Pundit has invited me to join his team in Denver in August as a credentialed blogger at the Democratic National Convention!!!!! I’m so excited. Now I have to raise the funds to attend and participate. You can help: Pass this on.