It's An Extreme (But Effective) Way To Get Rid Of Homelessness

Let's set this stage: In walks Utah, a state chock-full of natural beauty, conservative values, and a pretty big homeless population. So how does Utah address the issue of homelessness? All I can say is, it's pretty amazing when folks turn to the facts and have the common human decency to solve a big problem that's usually icky and partisan.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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