Quote Hip-hop faces increasing backlash – RAP/HIP-HOP MUSIC – MSNBC.comThe minstrelization of hip-hop? A backlash against gangsta rap? What happened, white folks stopped buying?
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/06/arts/television/06mcnair.html?ex=157680000&en=d3bb192dc6d60cbc&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink Barbara McNair was often mistaken for the fancy Ms Nancy. She was a star in her own right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/07/sports/othersports/07white.html?ex=157680000&en=94fc11fcd6969e5e&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink Another Black woman lost to pancreatic cancer. More support should be given to research into this, the most lethal of cancers that disproportionately kills Black people every year. It is difficult to diagnose and kills rapidly once detected. Visit http://www.pancreatica.org for more information about this rare, underfunded and underresearched form of cancer. This cancer also took the life of Brock Peters.