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  1. OPINION: When Rappers Are Affected by White Fragility [talib Kweli Greene]Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... of every race could relate to Melle Mel's rap in "The Message," by the early 1990s popular hip-hop artists like X-Clan, Gang Starr and Public Enemy were pushing a message that was focused primarily on the needs of black people. Hugely inspired by ...


  2. Jonathan Hay's 'The Urban Hitchcock LP' Touches On Adoption IssuesRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Urban Music News Network

    ... his birth parents dealing with abandonment, a white kid who identifies with rebels from the likes of Public Enemy, X-Clan, NWA... raised on Hip hop culture and relates with the broken home and rhymes about the lack of the father figure in the home. ...


  3. Hip-Hop Speaks Out On Sexual Violence, Asks Afrika Bambatataa To"Address The Situation"Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    A new petition has been erected to support victims of sexual abuse, but does not levy accusations against Zulu Nation founder Afrika Bambatataa. To date, three men have accused the Hip-Hop founding father of child molestation and sexual abuse.


  4. X-Clan Member Paradise Gray Blames Jerry Heller For N.W.A's DownfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | HipHopDx

    Clan member Paradise Gray calls out Jerry Heller for being the reason behind N.W.A's downfall on the Murder Master Music Show . During the interview, the discussion shifted towards N.W.A initially being what Gray describes as a "conscious" rap group akin to X-Clan.


  5. Why Culture is Medicine at the Universal Hip Hop MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Psychology Today

    Malcolm X said that racism is a " cancer ." Decades later, research supports his assertion; not only does racism and discrimination result in tangible disparities for its victims, but also it destroys an individual's very health and self-concept .