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John Oliver explains why defunding police won’t cause a real ‘The Purge’

On June 7, John Oliver dedicated his entire Last Week Tonight episode to talking about America's police brutality history. Amidst all of the ongoing...
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Bring Me The Horizon delay their new song to support the BLM movement

Bring Me The Horizon have decided to delay the release of their new single "Parasite Eve." The news comes from frontman Oli Sykes Instagram...
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16 band shirts you can buy to support the Black Lives Matter movement

When musicians started seeing the protests and tragedies happening in these past weeks following the murder of George Floyd, they answered the call to...

Here are 10 times Rage Against The Machine brought truth to power

Thirty years ago, Nirvana rose to historical status as the torchbearers of alternative rock. Their music conveyed the angst, cynicism and nihilism that defined...
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Reddit’s co-founder wants a black candidate to replace him on the board

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian has stepped down from his board role and requested that it be filled by a black candidate. Ohanian co-founded the...
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People are boycotting Lush after the UK CEO gifted police care packages

People are wanting to boycott Lush over actions made by its U.K. CEO Mark Constantine. Constantine recently took to social media to showcase that...
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The Ghost Inside bassist addresses backlash over use of racial slur

On June 4, Bracewar drummer Rashod Jackson took to Twitter to call out the Ghost Inside's bass player Jim Riley. Jackson shared a tweet...
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Protesters are blaring Judas Priest’s “Breaking The Law” over police radios

Protesters in New York City have reportedly been hijacking police radios and blaring Judas Priest's "Breaking The Law." NYC has been a hub for...
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This is how you can honor Breonna Taylor’s birthday and help her family

Breonna Taylor would have been 27 years old today (June 5). Taylor was an EMT in Louisville, KY and worked at two different hospitals...
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Republic Records will stop using the term “urban” to describe genres

Republic Records is currently one of the most powerful labels in North America. This week, Universal Music Group, which owns Republic, announced its pledge...