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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 ...

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  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. ...

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 .

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