Rape Ain’t Cool: Speaking Out Against Rick Ross’s Lyrics

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Rick Ross is in trouble, and this time it’s not gangsters who want to kill him over his fake lyrics. His lyrics condoning “date rape” are at the centre of a whole new controversy concerning rape culture. At the time this was posted, a petition out on  Change.org had over 750 signatures (the goal is 1000) asking him […]

Graffiti Fest Under Pressure’s Short-Lived St-Patrick’s Day Ad Controversy

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This week, there was a very short-lived controversy involving St-Patty’s day, alcohol manufacturers, a downtown pub and a reputed graffiti festival. After 18 years of existence, Under Pressure – International Graffiti Conference has had its fair share of BS from wise-guy marketers. When organizers saw that their annual collective mural had been partially covered by a […]