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7/27/13- Chaka Khan joins Florida protest

Following in the footsteps of fellow R&B stars Stevie Wonder and Dionne Warwick, Chaka Khan has said that she will be boycotting the state of Florida. Khan recently talked with the Huffington Post, saying that the Trayvon Martin trial "was a travesty. Racism is still very much alive and well in this country. It has gone to more of a cerebral state. But it's alive and well. The new slavery […]

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7/17/13- Stevie Wonder takes a stand

In the wake of the Trayvon Martin verdict in Florida, Stevie Wonder has made the decision to avoid Florida and all other 'Stand Your Ground' states until the laws are changed. Wonder was performing in Quebec when he told the audience 'The truth is that, for those of you who've lost in the battle for justice, wherever that fits in any part of the world, we can't bring them back. […]

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