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Jay Z’s buddy President Obama was on hand to induct his friend into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.  Jay Z of course could not make it due to the birth of his twin babies with wife Beyonce.  Jay Z gave his acceptance speech via twitter and thanked a number of rappers including Atlanta’s own 2 Chainz and T.I.  He ended his thank yous with this…

 In addition to celebrating his big induction, Hov is still on his crusade to make a positive impact on the lives of people in his community.  The rapper wrote an OpEd in Time magazine with a focus on “Taking On the Exploitative Bail Industry” as he stated. Take a peek at his plans to bail out men for Father’s Day. READ MORE

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Three suspects are in police custody and one is dead after an attack on police during what was supposed to be a peaceful protest in downtown Dallas. Two shooters were snipers, who shot from “elevated positions” and another claimed that there were bombs planted downtown.

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President Obama Says Sony Made The Wrong Call

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Things just got even more real in the Sony Hack ordeal! President Obama says that he is not willing to submit to the hackers’ demands, and Sony shouldn’t either! Here are the details!

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President Obama took to the podium to make a statement on the Eric Garner decision which in some ways echoed his Mike Brown statement while at the same time promising that change is in the works. hopefully we’ll see that sooner rather than later.

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The acting community is at a loss for words as we mourn the death of one of the most beloved comedians of all times, Robin Williams!

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Last night rapper 2 Chainz visited BET’s “Don’t Sleep” for a 1 on 1 conversation with T. J. Holmes to discuss voter suppression and his RESPECT MY VOTE initiative. Check out full interview inside.

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Alicia Keys took time out to talk to the TT Torrez Show about how important it is for us to get out and VOTE.

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You might recall our recent coverage of Nicki Minaj‘s controversial verse on Lil Wayne’s new Dedication 4 mixtape, in which she seemingly throws her support behind Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. President Obama offered his thoughts on the line in an interview with Power 105.3 in Orlando:

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