TITLE

The Reverend and the gangsta

AUTHOR(S)
Grace, Kevin Michael
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;9/23/96, Vol. 23 Issue 41, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates that the Reverend Jesse Jackson made a deathbed vigil with gangsta rapper Tupac Shakur, who was shot in September 1996. Irony of Jackson's meeting with Shakur, who glorified murder and misogyny; Assertion by Michael Lewis in the September 30 issue of `The New Republic,' that different black leaders want to claim Shakur to improve their own standing.
ACCESSION #
9610297833

 

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