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D.C. Mayor Sued Over #BlackLivesMatter Street Painting

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According to several news reports, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is being sued for the “Black Lives Matter” pavement painting on 16th Street adjacent to The White House. The lawsuit alleges that Mayor Bowser somehow violated the First Amendment, which is, of course, Freedom of Speech. Filed by Pastor Rich Penkoski, the lawsuit says that “Black […]

Rev. Al Sharpton Sets August Date for March on Washington

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Rev. Al Sharpton has announced a march in Washington, D.C., to commemorate the 57th anniversary of the historic March on Washington. The USA Today reports the march will aim to “restore and recommit that dream. Sharpton revealed the decision of “going back to Washington” while delivering the eulogy at the funeral of George Floyd, who […]

Mitt Romney Joins Black Lives Matter Protest in Washington D.C.

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Republican Utah Senator Mitt Romney joined Black Lives Matter protesters in Washington D.C. on Sunday as a rebuke to police brutality. Romney has been critical of the police-involved killing of George Floyd. “No Americans should fear enmity and harm from those sworn to protect us. The death of George Floyd must not be in vain: […]

TODAY! Meek Mill, Van Jones, Headline Hakeem Jeffries Congressional Black Caucus Forum On Criminal Justice And Music In Washington D.C.

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Today at 2:00 p.m., U.S. Representative Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), in coordination with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, will host a panel discussion on music, criminal justice and racial equality featuring activist and platinum rapper Meek Mill, author and CNN host Van Jones, author and professor Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, Universal Music group general counsel Jeffrey […]

Washington DC Prepares for Neo-Nazi Rally on Anniversary of Charlottesville Riots

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The Nation’s capital is bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to commemorate the anniversary of last year’s racially charged, deadly riot in Charlottesville, Virginia. The “Unite the Right 2” event is scheduled to take place at 1:30 PM EST in Lafayette Square, across the street from the White House. Several counterprotesters have […]

Washington D.C. Teenager Killed for $200 Jordans

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James Anthony Smith‘s mother gave her 17-year-old son a pair of Jordans for Christmas and it costed him his life. According to The Washington Post, Smith was shot on a basketball court at the Frederick Douglass Community Center on Monday evening in D.C.. He died about two hours later at a local hospital. Smith’s mom, Benita Smith, said the gunman […]

First Look: The Khan Releases Second Solo Project ‘KHANNER’

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If you haven’t already heard, rap music is the new Rock ‘n’ Roll. Stage dives, mosh pits, and heavy metal personality are the new themes that have begun to take Hip Hop to a whole new level of energy . Stemming from underground rap culture, artists like Lil Uzi Vert and Travis Scott have already begun […]

WillThaRapper Brings Light To The Other Part of D.C. With New Video

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Although hundreds meet in Congress just miles away from Montgomery County in Washington D.C., there still remains a unique juxtaposition between classes in our nations capital. While some dine in banquets halls, there are those who hope they have something to fill their stomach just down the road, hustling in the poverty stricken areas that […]

Son of Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry Overdoes, Dead at 36

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According to the Washington Post, Marion Christopher Barry, son of the late D.C. mayor Marion Barry and former candidate for the Ward 8 council seat, has died. He was 36. Reports indicate the younger Barry died of an apparent drug overdose, after his girlfriend found him and was rushed to George Washington University Hospital. Barry has struggled with […]

“Twerking Attack” Woman In D.C. Charged With Sexual Assault

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One of two women involved in a “twerking atack” at a gas station in Washingto D.C. has been arrested ,according to NBC Washington. Ayanna Marie Knight was charged on Tuesday with third degree sexua assault after her and a friend was caught ona gas station surveillance camera twerking on another customer inside of 24 hour […]