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Places and forms of power

 

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter (May 6, 1937 – April 20, 2014) was an American middleweight boxer who was wrongly convicted of murder and later freed via a petition of Habeas Corpus  after spending almost 20 years in prison.

 

 

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter has died 

- CNN news- April 20th, 2014 -

 

To read more about Rubin Carter:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rubin_Carter (biography of Rubin Carter)

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/21/sports/rubin-hurricane-carter-fearsome-boxer-dies-at-76.html?_r=0

http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/rubin-hurricane-carter-dead-at-76-1.2616026

 

   

 

The Hurricane - trailer of the movie (1999)

To read about the film:

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/moviesnow/la-et-mn-rubin-hurricane-carter-subject-of-controversial-film-dies-20140420-story.html

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/21/rubin-hurricane-carter

 

Hurricane, a protest song by Bob Dylan (1975)

To read about the song:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_(Bob_Dylan_song)

 

Two interviews

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Interview - 9/11/10

 

Lesra Martin - Documentary

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