If you are awarded a grammy, you are considered to be the best artist among your peers. The problem is, the Grammys is a white-dominated organization and while it has long "included" non-white people, specifically Black people in the music business, the industry continues to support, promote and reward music that is harmful to black people in general and black women and girls specifically.
House Speaker John Boehner (R) says he would rather kill himself than to allow a vote on raising the minimum wage. Republicans contend that it would be a job killer. In 1996, Boehner used similar language in expressing his opposition to raising the minimum wage telling The Weekly Standard, “I’ll commit suicide before I vote on a clean minimum-wage bill.”