Ani DiFranco Cancels Retreat Scheduled to Be Held on Former Slave PlantationBreaking News
tags: slavery, New Orleans
Folk singer Ani DiFranco pulled the plug on a coming retreat at a former plantation outside of New Orleans after fans voiced outrage over the location of the event.
The singer, the head of her own record label, Righteous Babe Records, had planned to host a Righteous Retreat, a four night event for exchanging ideas and making music, at the Nottoway Plantation and Resort....
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