Denzel Washington Says Bad Upbringing, Lack of Father Figures is Reason Why Many Young Men End Up in Jail — BCNN1 WP

The Oscar winner says making the film did not make him more cynical about the justice system and, when asked about the prison-industrial complex, the “Malcolm X” star offered a surprising take.

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Denzel Washington Says Bad Upbringing, Lack of Father Figures is Reason Why Many Young Men End Up in Jail — BCNN1 WP

The Oscar winner says making the film did not make him more cynical about the justice system and, when asked about the prison-industrial complex, the “Malcolm X” star offered a surprising take.

via Denzel Washington Says Bad Upbringing, Lack of Father Figures is Reason Why Many Young Men End Up in Jail — BCNN1 WP

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Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton Say Media Should Leave Malia Obama Alone After Photo of Former First Daughter Kissing Harvard Classmate is Circulated — BCNN1 WP

Members of the First Daughters’ Club sprang into action Friday afternoon when one of their own came under attack.

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Manager of Nick Lachey’s Bar in Cincinnati Shot in the Face On Thanksgiving Eve — BCNN1 WP

The Over-the-Rhine community is reacting after the manager of a popular bar was seriously injured in a late-night shooting.

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Linda Tripp to People Turning On Bill Clinton Over Sexual Misbehavior: Where Were You 20 Years Ago? — BCNN1 WP

Linda Tripp, who was infamously cast as the villain in the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky sex scandal, calls new concerns about the former president’s behavior a day late and a dollar short.

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University of Kansas, Arizona State Revoke Journalism Awards Given to Charlie Rose — BCNN1 WP

Charlie Rose, who was fired this week by CBS News and whose program was canceled by PBS in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women, had accolades from two universities rescinded Friday.

via University of Kansas, Arizona State Revoke Journalism Awards Given to Charlie Rose — BCNN1 WP

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Former Staffer for John Conyers Says Congressman Once Attended Meeting in his Underwear — BCNN1 WP

A lawyer who formerly worked for U.S. Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, and later ran an ethics watchdog group in the nation’s capital confirmed for the Free Press on Thursday that Conyers verbally abused her, criticized her appearance and once showed up to a meeting in his underwear.

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