(Video) B.o.B Discusses ‘New Black,’ His Tribute To Ferguson On REVOLT

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Another celebrity makes a note of publicly addressing the atrocities occurring in Ferguson, Missouri following the deaths of TWO unarmed men. Speaking with REVOLT, B.o.B. — who has just released the track “New Black” — chimes in on the issue. “I just wanted to be a voice and speak my piece on everything that’s going on and [making something] therapeutic for everybody, because it’s a lot of energy that’s being released, there’s a lot of emotions there,” the ATL rapper said to REVOLT. “And I feel like we all just need to be hand-in-hand at this time.” Check it out after the jump.

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Attorney General Eric Holder Addresses Ferguson Residents In Open Letter – Pledges Full Investigation

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Adding to the list of others such as T.I., J. Cole and Sybrina Fulton, Attorney General Eric Holder reaches out to the residents of Ferguson, MO. Holder ensures that the FBI is doing all they can to investigate the death of Michael Brown and also asks for the public’s cooperation.

Holder expresses that there are more than 40 FBI agents and some of the Civil Rights Division’s most experienced prosecutors that have been called out to handle what’s happening in the town. Making a pledge, AG Holder writes, “Our investigation into this matter will be full, it will be fair, and it will be independent.” He adds, “beyond the investigation itself, we will work with the police, civil rights leaders, and members of the public to ensure that this tragedy can give rise to new understanding.”

Hit the jump to check out the letter in its entirety.

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T.I. Pens Open Letter To America In Reflection Of Mike Brown’s Death – #Ferguson

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The death of Michael Brown continues to loom in the air and remind many Americans of the treatment received from law enforcement. Celebrities from J. Cole to Nelly have expressed their feelings on being a black man in this society. Now, T.I. pens his emotions on the ordeal.

“America has created a monster,” T.I. writes. “We were brought to this place, unaware of our own cultures, religion and traditions, therefore, we created our own,” he continues. Truth talk.

Hit the jump for the entire letter.

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(Video) J. Cole Talks His Reasoning For Recent #Ferguson Visit

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Of all the celebrities, J. Cole has remained actively involved in the protests in Ferguson, Mo. The Dreamville artist released a track titled, “Free“. Shortly thereafter, Cole visited the city so that he too could be a part of history in the making.

While his mission was to stay away from reporters, Cole briefly discussed his feelings on the death of Mike Brown and more with Complex.

Hit the jump to check it out.

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Trayvon Martin’s Mother Pens Heartfelt Letter To The Family Of Mike Brown #Ferguson

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It’s been a little over two years since the fatal death of teen, Trayvon Martin. Many of us, although didn’t know Martin’s family personally, experienced his loss all the same. Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton became the face of mothers who had lost a young black son in one of the worst ways. Even with the difficult process of losing a child on her shoulders, Fulton continues to show her support in other ways.

Today, the death of Michael Brown has united individuals from all around the world to speak out about the brutality young black men endure from local police departments. Along with the rest of us, Sybrina Fulton feels the pain that Ferguson, Mo and Brown’s family feels. She pens a lengthy letter to the Browns, “providing support to families that have lost a young child to senseless gun violence regardless of race, ethnicity or gender.”

Have a read down below.

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SMDH: Texas Governor Rick Perry Gets Indicted On Felony Charge For Abuse Of Power; Has To Turn Himself In

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In people ain’t sh*t news, it looks like political figure and legislative office holder, Republican Governor Rick Perry, is in serious hot water and may be looking at some time after grand jury indicted him for what?! Get full scoop inside.

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(Video) OK!! Wiz Khalifa Pays Tribute To Mike Brown During Performance!

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In his recent interview with DJ Whoo Kid, Wiz Khalifa made it very clear that he does things with today’s youth in mind. Whether it be crafting music for our future leaders or standing with them in protest. Now, obviously, given his stature, it’d be almost impossible for Wiz — who is set to release his fifth studio album, Blacc Hollywood, on Aug. 19th — to physically march in Ferguson, Missouri during his tour stop in St. Louis. Instead, while performing, Khalifa opted to wear a white tee with “Don’t Shoot” on the front, and “#RIPMIKEBROWN” on the back, paying homage to the late teen slain by Ferguson police. Check out the video from REVOLT after the jump.

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(Photo) A Man From Detroit Convicted Of Murdering A Woman Because She Did What?!!

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It’s another case touching on the issue race. Theodore Wafer from Detroit was convicted of murder by shotgun of 19 year old Renisha McBride. The incident took place back in November of last year and the events that took place still shock many.
Find out after the jump WHY McBride was shot by Wafer

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NYPD Union Says Medical Examiner’s Report On Eric Garner Is BullS**t!

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The death Of Eric Garner and how he died has sparked a debate among everyone on whether the actions taken was based of his racial profile. Reports released by the Medical Examiner stated that Garner died due to the pressures from the chokehold around his neck. Fed up, NYPD unions have come together to rebut the report!
Find out more after the jump

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(Video) SMH: KKK Is Implementing “Shoot To Kill” To Undocumented Immigrants!!

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In a video released to Al Jazeera America, the KKK has decided to implement a “shoot to kill” policy on all undocumented immigrants. Crazy, right? Well, check out the video after the jump.

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