In light of the verdict in the Trayvon Martin case, music icon Stevie Wonder has put his values and principles on the line against Stand Your Ground laws around the country. Wonder has vowed not to perform in any state where the law is recognized.
The circumstances that moved the Grammy award winner to announce illustrate how creative and business decisions are influenced by many seemingly unrelated but essential elements, such as values, ethics, culture, socioeconomic status, and government policies.
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