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50 Cent continued his protest against Gucci by setting fire to a $500 Gucci t-shirt on camera.

A video uploaded to Fiddy's Instagram.com account on Wednesday shows the outspoken 43-year-old rapper using a lighter to torch a plain white t-shirt with the word "Gucci" on the front.

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50 Cent responded to champion boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr saying he would continue to shop at Gucci despite the uproar in the Black community over blackface allegations.

Outraged Twitter users retweeted images of the $900 black balaclava sweater from Gucci's 2018 Fall/Winter collection.

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Sinclair Broadcasting is taking Bill Maher's side in a heated debate with leftists over free speech and advertising boycotts. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host caught flack after he defended Fox News host Laura Ingraham against boycotts on his show on Friday night.

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Singer The Weeknd has severed his business ties with H&M after the European clothing giant ran an advertisement on its UK website featuring a black boy wearing a hoodie with the words "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle".

On Monday afternoon Weeknd tweeted: "woke up this morning shocked and embarrassed by this photo. i’m deeply offended and will not be working with @hm anymore..."

H&M, which is based in Sweden, apologized and removed the advertisement on Sunday. But that was not enough for Weeknd and others who remain highly offended by the racist advertising gimmick.

"This image has now been removed from all H&M channels and we apologise to anyone this may have offended," the company told the NY Daily News.

Two other hoodies from the same company featured white boy models, including one labeled a jungle "survival expert."

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Dark-skinned dancers are on strike in New York City over alleged racial discrimination by strip club owners.

According to reports, the dancers accuse club owners of practicing discrimination against dark-skinned dancers who want to work on big nights that are hosted by celebrities.

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