Posts Tagged: florida

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50 Cents Super Bowl Party Cost Florida Venue It’s Lease

Wow, the Florida Venue that hosted 50 Cents mostly maskless  Super Bowl party last Friday has cost a Florida venue it’s leasing license.  The day after the event, St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kirseman took to Twitter to slam Fiddy.  People paid between $85 and $7000 dollars to party with him. Read more here

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Michael Vick Working to Clear the Way for Ex-Felons to Vote

Back in 2011, Michael Vick went to vote in Florida and found out he couldn’t.  That’s because he had a felony on his record.  He addressed the process he had to undergo to be able to vote in the documentary miniseries. More Than A Vote.  More Than A Vote is the organization headed up by LeBron James to… Read more »

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LeBron James is Helping Florida Felons Pay Fees So They Can Vote

LeBron James is the founder of the voting rights group, More Than A Vote.  Their goal is to raise funds to help people in Florida with felony records pay outstanding court debt.  The debt prevents many Floridians from voting.  The group includes other Black athletes and artists working to fight voter suppression.  More Than A Vote has partnered with… Read more »

Trump Slammed for Retweeting Supporter Shouting ‘White Power’

The U.S. president re-tweeted a video showing one of his supporters shouting “white power“. According to multiple published reports, the supporter was among a group of older Americans taking part in a pro-Trump rally at a retirement complex in Florida. The the extended profanity-laced footage showed the Trump supporters and anti-Trump demonstrators hurling abuse and… Read more »

Florida Pastor Arrested for Holding Church Services

A Florida pastor ignored state orders by hosting two services over the weekend has been arrested. Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne faces one count each of unlawful assembly and violation of public health emergency rules, both second-degree misdemeanors. “His reckless disregard for human life put hundreds of people in his congregation at risk and thousands of residents… Read more »