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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in 1966, wrongly convicted twice of a triple murder and imprisoned for nearly two decades.


Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, wrongfully convicted legendary boxer, dead at 76BREAKING NEWS! Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76. Read more about the life and death of the wrongfully convicted boxer here. You may remember Denzel Washington played Carter in the movie "The Hurricane." Grio fam, let's keep Carter's family in our thoughts and prayers. He was a true champ that they couldn't hold down. 04/20/2014

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Book Review - Fire Pool by David E Owen

Meet the extraordinary Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. An A-list Hollywood actor known for his knack for portraying real-life characters namely Steve Biko, Malcolm X, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Melvin B. Tolson, Frank Lucas, and Herman Boone. He’s got two Academy Awards under his belt and has also won a Tony. "One day you’re going to have to walk with God when you can’t understand where he’s taking you". Denzel Washington