Last Poets – Panther track 2 from The Soul of the Black Panther Era Vol 1 full album playlist : http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list…
Well, it filled her old heart full of joy But she didn’t know ’til she read the inside It was the last one from her darling boy “Dear Mom,” was the way that it started “I miss you so much,” it went on “And Mom, I didn’t know that I loved you so But […]
https://www.theatlantic.com/video/iframe/536331/ ANIMATION Video by The Atlantic Authors: Jackie Lay, Nicolas Pollock Comedian W. Kamau Bell struggled with his identity growing up. As a self-described “nerd,” he favored martial arts over basketball and rock over hip-hop. This struggle carried over into adulthood and his early efforts at standup comedy. At one point, he even considered giving up comedy entirely. […]
by PHILLIP B. WILLIAMS Tell us duh one bout dem chirren and duh bullets dey eat Tell us duh one bout dem roaches makin love to yo feet Tell us duh one bout yo grandmammy’s hands: callused and cookin, cansuh everywhere but her hands Tell us bout her mouf too: “Oh Lawdy Jesus” “Wrench around…” “Bout […]
When Biggie Smalls is nearly banished from Bed-Stuy, the writing is on the wall. An outside mural dedicated in 2015 to the deceased hip-hop icon and Brooklyn native Notorious B.I.G. barely avoided permanent removal last month after the building’s landlord threatened to do away with it for major renovations. Consider it another anecdote in America’s urban makeover. […]
This is the artist 13 – Former Homeless U.S. Army Vet. Nice to meet you! All I ask is that you play this song I made by pressing play on the top banner and read what I have to say down below. I am living a very hard life, especially as a foster child that […]
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