News Brief

People Are Going on Strike For a National “Day Without Immigrants”

Several businesses in major cities across the U.S. are closed today for a national strike in protest of Trump's anti-immigrant policies.

Trump is a damn fool and, today, immigrants across the United States are letting him know it.


Several businesses in major cities such as Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and Austin are closed today for a national "Day Without Immigrants," in protest of President Cheeto Satan's crackdown on immigration, which has included his anti-Muslim travel ban, as well as his proposed plan to seal the U.S.-Mexican border.

In order to emphasize the invaluable contributions of immigrants to American society, demonstrators in various states have chosen to skip work today and to boycott certain establishments. Some children in D.C. and New Jersey have stayed home from school.

Many on Twitter have called out the apparent hypocrisy and outright idiocy of Trump's anti-immigration measures, sharing their support for the movement using the hashtag #DayWithoutImmigrants.

You will learn today, Cheetolini!

Music

The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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