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Terror in Charlotte- Who Killed Justin Carr?

Who shot Justin Carr? You are right now watching unapologetic 'gas lamping' take place, where folks who stood next to this young brother Tuesday night while they were out protesting police terror, are being made to feel like they are somehow crazy for what they witnessed.. You're seeing people who should know better automatically accepting police narratives without question … [Read More...]

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A Tale of 2 People Billy Jones & Jesse Romero and a DOJ Report

Here's a tale of two people and a DOJ Report (Department of Justice ) about a police department.. One story is about a man named Billy Jones, age 34. He's from … [Read More...]

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How Far Have We Come Since Mike Brown’s Death Two Years Ago?

Two years ago today (August 9th 2014) Mike Brown an unarmed teenager on his way back home from a local store was shot and killed by Fergurson police officer Darren … [Read More...]

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Dream Defenders Speak Out Against Pro-Israel Groups Who Condemned M4BL

So apparently it's ok for someone like Democratic stalworth Bakari Sellers at the urging of AIPAC to gather 60 Black Democrats who remained anonymous to sign a letter condemning the platform proposal put forth by Bernie Sanders and Cornel West around the … [Read More...]

Why are Bay Area District Attorneys Reluctant to Charge Police on Rape Case?

The following statement listed below is coming from the Anti Police-Terror Project: Folks need to pay attention and see how these elected officials respond.. Pay close attention to the actions or lack thereof of district attorneys Nancy O'Malley (Alameda … [Read More...]

The Police Feel Good PR Campaign-Does it Help Heal & Rebuild Trust?

Last week I was alerted to an inflammatory story from Bay Area ABC news reporter Dan Noyes that basically sought to disparage the Black August celebrations. The story noted that 'police source's had leaked a memo to him stating that prison guards and police … [Read More...]

The PR Campaign to Uplift Police & Demonize Those who Call for Accountability

Last week I was alerted to an inflammatory story from Bay Area ABC news reporter Dan Noyes that basically sought to disparage the Black August celebrations.  The story noted that 'police source's had leaked a memo to him stating that prison guards and police … [Read More...]

There’s More to Election 2016 than Donald Trump

By now most people whether they are into politics or at are at the very least, remotely aware of the circus Election 2016  has become. The presidential race is bananas. Soap operas can't compete with all that's unfolded. Donald Trump and all his over the top … [Read More...]

2016 Races Heat Up as Jill Stein Names Ajamu Baraka as VP Pick

The 2016 presidential race just got more interesting as Green Party candidate Jill Stein announced her running mate. It will be long time freedom fighter and human rights activist/scholar Ajamu Baraka. Many may be familiar with Baraka's work throughout … [Read More...]

10 Cool Photos of Public Enemy at the Art of Rap Show

What would Hip Hop be like without Public Enemy? For many, Hip Hop would be a stale genre that died off a long time ago. Many like to reduce Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff,  DJ Lord and the S1Ws and the team to just being a 'conscious' rap group that … [Read More...]

10 Cool Photos of Naughty By Nature at Art of Rap Show

One of Hip Hop's most enduring groups who over their 25 year tenure has delivered hit after hit is Naughty By Nature. Trigger Treach, Uncle Vinny (Vin Rock) and Kay Gee are in many ways taken for granted. Perhaps its because they delivered some stellar … [Read More...]

Whose Gonna Take The Weight To Stop Donald Trump?

If you are observing the rhetoric and subsequent hateful action inspired and empowered by Donald Trump and you are calling for him to be stopped at all costs, then there should be some tangible things you are asking people to do and realistic directions you … [Read More...]

10 Cool Photos of Melle-Mel at the Art of Rap Show

Here are some of the photos I took the other night of Hip Hop pioneer Melle-Mel at the recent Art of Rap Show in San Francisco. He and Scorpio formerly known as Mr Ness did a dope performance. Gotta salute them and give them major props for still going strong … [Read More...]