stevie wonder

Stevie Wonder & Other Black Celebrities Don’t Understand The #BlackLivesMatter Movement

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#PressPlay: #StevieWonder has a message about the Black Lives Movement. #Roommates, is he speaking the truth? A post shared by The Shade Room (@theshaderoom) on Jun 19, 2017 at 9:35pm PDT Stevie Wonder showed up to the north Minneapolis “Conference on Peace” looking like Master...

Stevie Wonder Speaks on Ferguson And Eric Garner During Seattle Concert

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“I do understand that something is wrong, real wrong, and we as family, Americans, all of us, of all colors, need to fix it with a quickness real soon” Tuesday’s acquittal of the Staten Island officer accused of placing a fatal chokehold on Eric Garner...

Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, Woman Abducted in Philadelphia Found Alive in Maryland

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Here’s a roundup of all the news you may have missed, but need to know. Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, the 22-year-old woman violently abducted from a Philadelphia street on Sunday, was found alive in Maryland and her alleged abductor, Delvin Barnes, has been arrested. “I’m taking my...

Give Them Flowers While They Can Smell Them

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These first days of 2014 unfortunately came with the news of a few prominent celebrity deaths.  Among them were James Avery who was best known as Uncle Phil on the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Oscar-nominated actress Juanita Moore who starred in the brilliant 1959 remake of Imitation of Life....

Open Thread: Will Boycotting Florida Make A Difference?

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After the George Zimmerman verdict, Florida has become “Public Enemy #1”. It’s alleged that more celebrities have decided to  boycott the Sunshine Stand Your Ground State.  Stevie Wonder was the first celebrity to announce he was done with Florida in protest of George Zimmerman’s acquittal and...

Stevie Wonder To Boycott Florida Until Stand Your Ground Law is Abolished

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Stevie Wonder is no stranger to boycotts. In the early 1990’s Wonder encouraged a boycott of Arizona until the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was made official. Now, on the heels of the Zimmerman not guilty verdict, he is planning to boycott Florida and other states...