WTF Byron Allen Files $10 Billion Lawsuit Against FCC, Charter Communications

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  1. Windom

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    “Everyone talks about diversity, but diversity in Hollywood and the media starts with ownership,” Entertainment Studios CEO says

    Entertainment Studios Network CEO Byron Allen is heading back to court, this time filing a $10 billion lawsuit against the FCC and Charter Communications claiming racial discrimination against African-American-owned media.

    “President Obama and the Democratic Party have completely excluded the African-American community when it comes to economic inclusion,” Allen said in a statement to TheWrap Wednesday.

    “Everyone talks about diversity, but diversity in Hollywood and the media starts with ownership. African Americans don’t need handouts and donations; we can hire ourselves if white corporate America does business with us in a fair and equitable way,” he continued.


    Last year, Allen filed a $20 billion racial discrimination lawsuit against Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, Comcast and Time Warner Cable, claiming they were blocking equal access for black-owned networks.


    More here: http://www.thewrap.com/byron-allen-...ommunications-claiming-racial-discrimination/
     
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    Donkeyboy2190 Never earned a dimes

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    That dudes still around?
     
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    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

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    That's incredible!
     
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    Did he announce the press conference by making a lot of loud, annoying siren noises?