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99% problems: Russell Simmons defends Jay-Z after criticism of 'Occupy All Streets' shirts
Russell Simmons defended Jay-Z after Rocawear, the fashion company he founded, was criticized for trying to capitalize off the Occupy Wall Street movement, with shirts branded “Occupy All Streets." - Salon
13 arrested in protest against Alabama immigration law
Thirteen undocumented protesters, ages 17 to 57 and from different parts of the country, were arrested for disorderly conduct after protesting a controversial Alabama immigration law . - Montgomery Advertiser
College students penalized for wearing blackface Cosby costumes
Six University of Southern Mississippi Phi Mu sorority members were put on probation after a picture circulated of them dressed as the Huxtable family from "The Cosby Show" for a party. - The Hattiesburg American