There is a new movement on college campuses called Black Minds Matter, to prepare African-American students for the 21st century.
President Obama explains all the challenges he had as student after he graduated.
One professor in Durham is going to run for Mayor and he's asking Hip-Hop heads for help!
Rakeem Jones is flipping the script on the negative publicity after being punched at a Donald Trump rally.
Is who you choose to love really a political choice after all?
Logic had it rough, but that’s not going to stop him...
Traditional notions of black identity are no longer so.
Let’s get it together?
Should race and ethnicity be required courses?
Songs, music and machine guns: Female Kurdish fighters battling IS on the frontlines
David Duke finally made his appearance at Dillard University and it didn't go well, as one would expect when the former grand wizard of the KKK makes a visit to a historically black college.
A New Hampshire geometry teacher has been removed from the classroom after she was seen in a video dancing to the song, "F--- Donald Trump," while dressed as the Republican presidential nominee.
If done correctly, a logo conveys the underlying message or core them of business, or brand. Each one of the four contenders still fighting for the Presidential nomination of their respective parties crafted strong, bold logos. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are the frontrunners for the Democrats and Republicans. Picking a logo for their campaigns was no simple task.
Matisyahu is embarking on a 16-date tour of the United States, where he will hit major college campuses with Palestinian Hip-Hop artist Nadim. The college tour is a response to protests against Matisyahu last year, after the Jewish musician refused to endorse a state for the Palestinian people.
According to Odaymara Cuesta from the lesbian Cuban hip-hop band Krudas Cubensi, there's a gay person in every family in Cuba. But a lot needs to change in Cuba before its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) citizens are able to expose their true identity without fear of discrimination in an island nation once notoriously hostile toward them, she said.
Young Thug is linking with students at Syracuse University to do some good for the residents in Flint, Michigan
Another Mysterious Case of ‘Politics Makes the Strangest Bed Fellows’.Proving yet again – that even a broken clock is right twice a day – Donald Trump has performed an enormous public service on behalf of humanity and the Democracy of these United States.
Step aside, Kanye. The hottest topic in the rap world this week is... Chinese President Xi Jinping The Communist politician's "Four Comprehensives" theory was at the center of a three-minute Hip-Hop music video being shared widely on social media there Tuesday...
An epic battle in Hip-Hop took place today in the halls of congress. Martin Shkreli, the guy who infamously raised the price of Turing Pharmaceuticals’ AIDS drugs 5,000%, sat in front of a congressional panel. Shkreli also copped a one of a kind Wu-Tang Clan album for $2 million and was called to testify in front of a congressional hearing over his antics.
It’s been a great year for Kendrick Lamar, who’s up for 11 Grammys this year, thanks to his album To...
Finally we can be done with the drum-beating and fake excitement over the Iowa Caucuses...
The Dayton Family were not truly “famous” by any means, but they are still respected in the city and on the underground scene for their dark, grim brand of realism. The group is named after the infamous Dayton Avenue, known as one of the most crime-ridden streets in Flint, Michigan.
There’s a new scholarship out created exclusively for young white boys in the United States. Breitbart.com technology editor/activist/journalist/entrepreneur Milo Yiannopoulos...
There's a product over in China that's been around for years that is now causing waves, and it will surely please that uncle in your family that no one trusts, or Vladimir Putin.
Calling All Cars.Calling All Cars. Be on the look-out for the Genuine Republican Party. Last seen 15 to 20 years ago. Warning: the suspect is frail and should be approached with caution and compassion...By Wynne Alexander
The Oscar’s snub of "Straight Outta Compton” about rap group N.W.A and the failure to nominate rapper Will Smith for his role in “Concussion” has once again brought up the question of racism in Hollywood. The Academy went three for three by completely ignoring the year’s biggest song, “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth.
The decision-makers at Scholastic have come to their senses and pulled "A Birthday Cake for George Washington," a new coloring book based on George Washington's slave, Hercules. Even though Hercules was George Washington's favorite slave because of his culinary skills, the first president of the United States went to great lengths to keep his slaves in bondage...
"An intelligent person that has opportunity and who can participate in how tomorrow is beneficial to everyone wouldn’t even pick up a gun." - will.I.am of The Black Eyed Peas
With all this crap going on in the world with wars, ISIS, Donald Trump's big mouth, the Syrian refugee crisis, etc., it's kind of cool to hear the power of music can transcend it all. Over in Israel, a group called A-WA became the first artists in history to top the charts - in Arabic!
Most of the news surrounding T.I. over the past week centered on a lawsuit over $700,000 worth of unpaid jewelry. Maybe the rapper has started investing that cash into something more important?
There is a new movement brewing in the country, and it has nothing to do with the battlefield or politics, and everything to do with music. The former President's son, Shuja Rabbani, is the war-torn country's first EDM producer/artist...
An attempt to offer students advice on how to handle conversations about race and politics with family members over the holiday have backfired in the face of Harvard administrators and the President, Drew G. Faust. The beef erupted over the language on laminated placemats titled “Holiday Placemat for Social Justice.”
From "Hey Rude," a play on The Beatles classic devoted to Donald Trump, to "You Gotta Fight Far to the Right," a dig at the presidential nomination process inspired by the Beastie Boys' "You Gotta Fight For Your Right," Twitter lit up on Tuesday with playful twists on pop songs targeted at Republicans.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s suggestion during a hearing of oral arguments for the case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin that African-American students do not benefit from attending more academically rigorous colleges is at odds with empirical research on the subject, according to researchers at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce (Georgetown Center).
In Angola, over half of the population lives off $2 a day even though the country is Africa’s second biggest oil exporter. So Ikonoklasta and a group of rappers began using Hip-Hop to protest the government. President dos Santos has done everything he can to disrupt the rappers lives, from planting cocaine on Ikonoklasta to beating up the rapper’s longtime collaborators.
Donald Trump upped his aggression against Islam, saying all Muslims should immediately be banned from entering the country - even if they are US citizens. This, of course, would be seriously damaging to the Hip-Hop industry. Popular rappers like Ice Cube, French Montana, Lupe Fiasco and Freeway are all acknowledged practitioners of the faith.