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Wesley Snipes To Star In "The Expendables 3"

Wesley Snipes To Star In "The Expendables 3"

It looks like this will be Wesley Snipes' first gig post-prison, after serving a 3-year sentence at the Federal Correctional Institution in Pennsylvania. Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer revealed the news in a conference call after the company's earnings release for last quarter, last week Friday. He also dated the film, to be titled, what else, […]

Black Florida Teen Harrassed & Brutalized By Police

Black Florida Teen Harrassed & Brutalized By Police

A Florida teenager was allegedly put in a chokehold, slammed to the ground and arrested for simply looking at Miami-Dade police officers. 14-year-old Tremaine McMillian was wrestling with another teenager over Memorial Day weekend when he was approached by police and told that his behavior wasn't acceptable. After McMillian tried to walk away, officers restrained […]

The Senate Under Fire For Racist Decision Over Food Stamps

The Senate Under Fire For Racist Decision Over Food Stamps

The Senate unanimously voted last Wednesday to make ex-convicts who were convicted of violent crimes ineligible for the Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), better known as food stamps. Robert Greenstein, president of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, quickly called the move racist. “Given incarceration patterns in the United States,” Greenstein said, “poor elderly […]