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The Systematic Extermination of The Black Man in America

The Systematic Extermination of The Black Man in America

An alarming report came out of the New York Times detailing that there are 1.5 million black men missing from everyday life in the United States. Some statistics included that in New York alone there are 120,000 black men from the ages of 25-54 that are no longer around. In Chicago that number is 45,000 […]

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Real Rap: Killer Mike To Speak At MIT On Race Relations

Real Rap: Killer Mike To Speak At MIT On Race Relations

Pan Africanist Gangster Rapper, Civic Leader & Activist, direct from his twitter biography, Killer Mike will speak this coming Friday (April 24th) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on race relations in America. This is part two of MIT’s Hip Hop Speaker Series, Young Guru spoke in March. Killer Mike will be speaking on a few […]

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Not So Common? New Jersey School Cancels Common as Commencement Speech

Not So Common? New Jersey School Cancels Common as Commencement Speech

While rapper/actor Common can get over the past with genuine ease, The State Troopers Fraternal Association Of New Jersey does not. It was announced that Common would give a Commencement speech at Kean University on Monday but by Tuesday that had all changed. Kean University spokesperson had this to say about the change in direction. […]

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Feature: The Blame Game with Kevin Gates

Feature: The Blame Game with Kevin Gates

Kevin Gates has used the medium of Instagram to create a buzz. From admitting to sleeping with his cousin to kicking a woman out of his home for not giving his dog fellatio of all things. Well over the weekend the ‘I Don’t Get Tired’ rapper talked politics. Niggas so stupid, talking ’bout a change […]

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Let’s Talk About Race Baby

Let’s Talk About Race Baby

It has been a hell of a week for rappers to talk about race. Starting off with Kanye West’s zinger of a quote that, “Racism is a dated concept.” Now we all know Kanye loves fashion but, racism is not a pair of Girbaud jeans. See now that is outdated, and it would just be […]

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Congrats! @Ludacris Honored at Georgia State Capital for Community Service

Congrats! @Ludacris Honored at Georgia State Capital for Community Service

Rapper, actor and philanthropist Chris “Ludacris” Bridges had a run in with potential presidential candidate Jeb Bush at the Georgia State Capital. While it is not quite Easy -E dripping jerri curl juice in the Oval office, it is always a big moment when politics and hip hop collide. Especially given the past history with […]

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KKK Signed Erected To Welcome President Obama to Selma

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
KKK Signed Erected To Welcome President Obama to Selma

Within view of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, a billboard honoring the founder of the Ku Klux Klan was erected just days before the arrival of President Obama. The sign invites visitors to come and see “Selma’s War Between The States Historic Sights” but it also includes pictures of the Confederate flag and […]

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The Lupe Fiasco Foundation Announces New Name Entitled “M.U.R.A.L (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives)”

The Lupe Fiasco Foundation Announces New Name Entitled “M.U.R.A.L (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives)”

The Lupe Fiasco Foundation has selected M.U.R.A.L. (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives) as its new name. With the continued support of Wasalu Muhammad Jaco aka Lupe Fiasco, M.U.R.A.L. will continue to support programs inspired by the early philanthropy of Mr. Jaco and Co-founder Ayesha Jaco. The foundation will also encompass every aspect of the current program […]

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National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism Will Hold First Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta Today

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism Will Hold First Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta Today

The first of a series of town hall meetings for the National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism is scheduled to kickoff on Monday, January 26th, at 7pm in Atlanta which a series of topics will be discussed among the organizers of the coalition and members of the community. Some of the topics that will be discussed are […]

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President Obama Does Post State of The Union Interview with 3 Youtube Stars

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
President Obama Does Post State of The Union Interview with 3 Youtube Stars

In a bid to promote his State of the Union address, President Obama did something no other US president has ever done and that was to sit down with three individuals who host their own youtube channels where each have interviewed many individuals and all have a combined following of over 13 million people. The […]

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