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Government Seizes Hip-Hop Websites
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), a division of the Department of Homeland Security, has been cracking down on illegal downloading. In the past month, it has seized the domain names owned by two hip-hop websites: OnSmash...
Author Claims Tupac’s Murder Was a Federal Operation
In the almost 15 years since the death of rapper Tupac Shakur the slain emcee's demise remains shrouded in conspiracy, including that of author John Potash who believes to hold the answer behind why he was killed. In his new book, 'The FBI War on Tupac Shakur and Black Leaders,' Potas…
U.S. Government Uses Hip-Hop For Torture; Artists Sue
One of the many horrific torture tactics used by the United States is the practice of blasting music at prisoners with ear-shattering volume and repetition. The federal government, no stranger to some wildly unethical interrogations under the Bush Administration, is finally getting much more than an…