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Obama Withstands Reactionary Republicans, Billionaire Financiers, and Hard Core Racists

A video of a 2014 Chicago police shooting of a black man will be released next week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Thursday after days of controversy over another fatal police shooting caught on tape. Emanuel said the city would release police squad car dashboard video of the shooting of 25-year-old Ronald Johnson III, who was killed by police on Oct. 12, 2014, a week before the shooting death of Laquan McDonald, 17. Details of when the video would be released were not available from the
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James Brown Estate Fight Raises Many Questions

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What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…

James Brown Estate Fight Raises Many Questions

City Councilman Nick J. Mosby visited several high schools Friday to connect teens with a group of people he knew would get their attention: Baltimore-bred rappers.
The councilman – whose West Baltimore district was the center of the unrest that followed the death of Freddie Gray – enlisted Young Moose, Lor Scoota, Chino and others to talk to the students about their dreams and journeys, andRead more…

Mayor Dellums, Rep. Lee Snubbed At Oakland Police Funera…

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