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Thomas N. Todd: ‘You can’t download freedom’

Thomas N. Todd: ‘You can’t download freedom’

| June 26, 2014

Activist spouts overlooked “four-letter” words to make a point By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (NNPA)—Rapidly-expanding technology, social media and new smart phone apps are no substitute for the hard work needed to fight persistent racism in the United States, said Thomas N. Todd, a longtime Chicago activist and civil rights lawyer. Speaking […]

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Apple, Beats deal could make Dr. Dre billionaire

Apple, Beats deal could make Dr. Dre billionaire

| May 9, 2014

Gil Scott-Heron, among others said it: When the producer names the tune, the consumer must dance. That said, it’s apparent that thinking of Dr. Dre as “producer” in only the music studio sense has been incredibly short sighted. He has proved to be a visionary by expanding outside the field of a genre of music […]

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