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Black Celebrities Meet to Discuss Solutions to Racial Issues

Advancing his efforts to build bonds between community and law enforcement, California rapper The Game convened a secret meeting this week attended by more than 100 black celebrities, activists and the mayor of Compton, Aja Brown.

Former President Bill Clinton speaks at a fundraiser for his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, during a fundraiser at Radio City Music Hall on March 2, 2016 in New York City.

Bill Clinton Compares Republicans To MTV Rappers

“Remember the debate they had before Florida, where four of them were up there calling each other liar over everybody’s voice?” former president Bill Clinton said about the GOP candidates. “They sounded like a rap tune on MTV.”

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Yemeni Female Rapper Receives Threats for Not Wearing Hijab

A 22-year-old Yemeni rapper, who has become the first high-profile female artist of her kind in the troubled Arab nation, is receiving threats. Amani Yahya fled to Saudi Arabia due to the civil war engulfing Yemen and has dedicated her artistic career to shining a light on the suffering of Yemeni women and defying cultural norms for women in the devout Muslim nation.