Tag Archives: Civil disobedience

Kanye West, Russell Simmons Occupy Wall Street

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Kanye West and Russell Simmons were the latest in a long list of celebrities to make an appearance at Occupy Wall Street demonstrations in New York City. On Monday, the pair arrived at the scene—Simmons to appear as a guest on Al Sharpton’s MSNBC radio show[...]

Tracy Morgan, back in Nashville, issues apology

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Tracy Morgan can’t stop apologizing after offending his Nashville audience during a recent performance. On Tuesday, the comedian returned to Tennessee to issue another apology to protestors and fans. “I want to apologize to my friends and my family and my fans and everyone in every[...]

Kanye West, Shakira speak out against Arizona immigrant law

By Andy Pemberton HollywoodNews.com: Protests against Arizona’s controversial new immigration law are alive with the sound of music: a host of popular musicians have spoken out against the law, urging a boycott of Arizona and recording songs to voice support for legal and illegal immigrants from Mexico and LAtin America[...]