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Who Owns 'We Shall Overcome'? All Of Us, A Lawsuit Claims

In the 1940s, African-American tobacco workers sang a version of the song on the picket lines in South Carolina. They introduced the song at the Highlander Folk Center in Tennessee, a meeting place for black and white labor activists. Highlander's music d
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Apr 14, 2016 14:58
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[South Carolina] Lawyers who won Happy Birthday copyright case sue over “We Shall Overcome”

Striking tobacco workers sang the song in the 1940s during a strike in South Carolina. Peoples' Songs Inc., a company created by legendary folk singer Pete Seeger, published a songbook in 1948 that included the song. "This simple and moving hymn tune be
Ars Technica (blog)
added Apr 13, 2016 22:41
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TrendBlendz: how Splitarillos use marijuana flavours to promote cigarillo use

Trendsettah, Inc. is a cigar and cigarillo-producing company whose brands include Splitarillos cigarillos, Hood Wraps cigars, Blow vaporisers... connects with its consumers through live entertainment, social media and experiential promotion, and is highly
Tobacco Control
added Apr 7, 2016 12:44
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[Connecticut] At the Owl Shop in New Haven, Smoking Is Encouraged

The scene reflects the vision of Glen Greenberg, a doctor’s son and a confirmed cigar smoker. Holed up in his pint-size office up a dark, winding staircase far from the noisy crowd, he exuded the quiet confidence of a man who had, at a critical moment, ma
New York Times
added Apr 1, 2016 20:17
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Review: ‘Miles Ahead,’ an Impressionistic Take on Miles Davis

By his own account, Davis was at one point snorting four or five grams of coke a day, while smoking four packs of cigarettes. Forget playing — how could he breathe?
New York Times
added Mar 31, 2016 23:02
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Rihanna sizzles as she dons see-through number and even goes TOPLESS in VERY racy music video for Kiss It Better

She's smoking: The video was shot in black and white but there were a few photos released with colour Puffing away: Her face could barely be seen through the smoke
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2016 19:47
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[California] Cloverdale bans smoking at outdoor public events

Reacting to complaints from the public, Cloverdale has decided to prohibit smoking at outdoor events. When Cloverdale’s popular Friday Night Live evening concert series resumes in May, smoking will no longer be allowed there, nor will it be permitted at
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Mar 30, 2016 21:18
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Rolling Stones looking forward to 'cigars and salsa' as band touches down in Cuba

Asked what he was most looking forward to, Jagger replied: "Cigars and salsa," to laughter from his bandmates.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 27, 2016 00:26
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[Florida] Golden girl Rihanna rocks backless leather jumpsuit with built-in chaps as she sips a beer during filming for new music video

Lighting up: Rihanna was later seen on board a speed boat, smoking as she gazed out across the water +12
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 18, 2016 22:44
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[New York] Restoring a Music Room’s Grandeur at the Rosen House

Mr. Blier...lets politically incorrect humor fly. The “parlor,” where the show begins, is defined in part by the mezzo-soprano Abigail Levis’s rendering of “Cigarette,” an English music hall ode to smoking that Mr. Blier said he had wanted to program for
New York Times
added Mar 4, 2016 23:55
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