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Chris Brown Ban Faces Backlash; Critics Cry Aussie Government Racism 2

Chris Brown Ban Faces Backlash; Critics Cry Aussie Government Racism

Chris Brown’s tentative ban in Australia over his 2009 assault of Rihanna is generating a backlash Down Under. Critics charge the government's "selective" enforcement of immigration law smacks of hypocrisy, if not outright racism. Boxing Champion Floyd Mayweather, an African-American, was also banned over domestic violence, they note. Yet singer Ozzy Osbourne, who is white, has been cleared to play in Australia in April 2016, despite admitting to similar past incidents of spousal abuse....
Chris Brown Loses Round One in Bid to Tour Australia; Banned for Assault 4

Chris Brown Loses Round One in Bid to Tour Australia; Banned for Assault

Chris Brown has lost the first round in his bid to tour Australia. The government has acceded to activists demands to bar his entry into the country because of his 2009 conviction for savagely beating then-girlfriend Rihanna. But all is not lost. Brown has 28 days to appeal the decision by Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton. ...
Chris Brown Faces New Trouble Ahead; Aussie Activists Want Him Banned 6

Chris Brown Faces New Trouble Ahead; Aussie Activists Want Him Banned

Chris Brown won’t set foot in Australia this December if an Aussie activists group has its way. It wants the singer banned from entering the country and performing because of his violence against women. Will he ever live down his Rihanna assault? It’s been six years since Brown beat the Barbadian singer into unconsciousness on the eve of the 2012 Grammys. But he’ still facing push back over it...