Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Chaka Khan and Sister Enter Rehab over Prescription Drugs

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Chaka Khan and Sister Enter Rehab over Prescription Drugs

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Beyonc, Snoop Dogg urge 'dialogue'

In the days after the shooting deaths of two black men by police, celebrities are doing more than just expressing frustration. They're demanding action, and in some cases, leading it.

Beyonc called on her fans to contact their congressional representatives; T.I. marched with thousands to protest police brutality in Atlanta; and Snoop Dogg and The Game went to the Los Angeles Police Department headquarters, where they addressed graduating cadets.

The killings last week of Alton Sterling in Louisiana and Philando Castile in Minnesota sparked a new level of outrage and reaction, particularly from black celebrities. And the killings of five police officers in Dallas by a lone gunman motivated by racial hatred of whites heightened the calls for change.

On Instagram, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony called on athletes to "step up and take charge. …

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