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  1. Heavy Metal Kids On A Weird RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | MTV

    "Do record companies ... like ... make you famous?" eighth-grader Malcolm Brickhouse asks a major-label executive in the 2016 documentary Breaking a Monster . Brickhouse is the lead singer and guitarist in the teen metal band Unlocking the Truth, who achieved viral fame after a 2013 YouTube video of them rocking out in Times Square gained more than a million views.

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  2. News Social Justice Forecast For August 19-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | MTV

    August 26 marks National Women's Equality Day. First recognized by a congressional resolution in 1971, National Women's Equality Day commemorates the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote .

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  3. Troy Ave Is Now Suing Concert Venue Where Deadly Shooting Took PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | MTV

    Following attempted murder charges from a May incident , Troy Ave is banned from performing as his case is pending. But he did return to the place where that incident took place on Monday for a different reason: to announce a lawsuit against that venue, Irving Plaza, and concert promoter Live Nation.

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  4. Reflecting On My Afghan-American Community After OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | MTV

    I didn't know Omar Mateen, but it wouldn't surprise me if we were somehow connected. I grew up in an Afghan-American family in Queens, New York, not far from where Mateen was born.

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  5. Just Send David Schwimmer's Undercooked Feed The Beast Back To The KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | MTV

    Refried, warmed-over, undercooked, off-brand, stale - any number of unappetizing metaphors apply to AMC's terrible new foodie/mobster drama, Feed the Beast . Nearly every component of the show is at least five years past its sell-by date, from the orgasmic incantations of obscure ingredients and the arrogant antiheroism of the insufferable lead to the barely believable, well, everything else.

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  6. Chinx's Posthumous New Song Is A Reminder He Could've Been A HitmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | MTV

    On May 17, 2015, Chinx , born Lionel Pickens, was shot and killed in his native Queens, New York. It was a tragedy that took the life of a father, son, friend, and budding rap star too soon.

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  7. Remade In America: Shugs & Fats Finds The Humor In The Immigrant ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | MTV

    The goofy web series Shugs & Fats is a great many things: a fizzy buddy comedy; a proud platform for Muslim feminism; a glittery hijab fashion show; a Gotham Award winner; and a source of unexpected takes on pop culture touchstones like Girls , Game of Thrones , and 50 Shades of Grey . Given the scarcity of Desi and Muslim-American representation in the larger culture, Shugs & Fats 's desire to be as many things as possible isn't surprising - there are so many gaps that need filling.

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  8. If Unicorns Ran A Brooklyn Bakery, This Is How All Bagels Would Be MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | MTV

    We're all familiar with bread, yes? It's okay, I guess. But, it's made ~so much better~ when ingredients are added to it, creating a tastier, more unique lump of baked dough.

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  9. This Hip-Hop Act Will Be The First To Get A Grammy Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | MTV

    Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, Joseph "Reverend Run" Simmons and the late Jason "Jam Master Jay" Mizell are going to blaze trails with this achievement, too, much like they've done throughout their historic career. "I just got a call from the Grammys," Run shared in a tweet on Wednesday.

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  10. Baltimore Streets Calm After Mistrial Declared In First Freddie Gray Officer CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | MTV

    Cop William Porter Was Expected To Testify In Trials Of Other Officers After a jury was unable to reach a verdict for two days, the judge in the case of Baltimore officer Porter declared a mistrial on Wednesday. Porter is the first of six officers charged in the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray to be tried and the declaration is a huge blow to prosecutors, who were hoping to use Porter as a witness in the other trials if he'd been found guilty.

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  11. NYC Let Donald Trump Know That Refugees Are Welcome, His Hate Is NotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | MTV

    A palpable sense of dread has loomed over the past few weeks as many, including politicians, have used their platforms to publicly espouse anti-Muslim speech. Even a cosmopolitan place like New York City has not been immune to the Islamophobic rhetoric of people like Donald Trump, who called for a ban on all Muslims entering the country, just this week.

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