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Why is hip-hop ghost-writing so taboo?

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Grammy award winning artist Drake has been accused of not writing his own lyrics. Rapper Meek Mill asked Drake to rap a verse on his album and then later stated that Drake had someone else to write the rap for him. Meek Mill went to twitter and instagram blasting Drake about it. Drake has responded by releasing two diss records ...

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Cosby’s attorney says his accusers can only prove they were in his company

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It seems that during the past few weeks, the reputation of comedian Bill Cosby has been ripped to shreds in the public eye. But despite the battering, it appears that Cosby and his legal team aren’t backing down. Monique Pressley is the attorney for Bill Cosby and is making some pretty interesting arguments. Watch this video and see what she ...

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Yarima Karama on the prison experience: Voices from behind the Wall

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download This segment, “Voices from behind the wall,” allows the rest of America to know what it’s like behind bars. As President Obama mentioned recently, there are far too many Americans locked away for a very long time for petty drug crimes. What also goes untold are the many stories about the horrible things ...

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Ex-NFL player’s wife murdered by husband’s girlfriend


A former NFL player’s wife was kidnapped by his alleged lover and killed in a murder-suicide along an Alabama interstate Thursday, according to reports. Sandra Barnett, who was married to former Buffalo Bills player Buster Barnett, was shot dead nearly 24 hours after being forced from her Ellenwood, Ga., home, WXIA reported. The 49-year-old victim, identified as a middle school ...

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Report: Camille Cosby believes Bill had consent from his alleged victims

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Camille Cosby is known as a very intelligent woman, but her intelligence is being questioned after remarks she recently made in public. This week, Camille’s husband, comedian Bill Cosby, was hit with a series of media attacks after it was revealed that he admitted in 2005 that he bought Quaaludes with the intent of giving the drugs to women he ...

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Dr Boyce Watkins: What if Bill Cosby were a white man?

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this discussion, I consider the experiences of Bill Cosby, Tiger Woods and OJ Simpson. All three men were accused of doing something horrible, but there is the question of whether or not their treatment would have been the same had they been white. I analyze this in more detail, check it out. ...

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