fix articles 12287, public enemy
UPDATED: List of 200+ U.S. BDS Victories! (tags)
By popular demand, below is a list of U.S. Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) Victories, originally released to commemorate ten years since Palestinian civil society issued the call for BDS.
Video: Founding Fathers, Hip Hop, 1 hr 25 min (tags)
Founding Fathers presents the true history of hip hop. 700 free movies are ours at openculture.com.
United We Stand Festival Ignites a Wave of Action for Indy Journalists and Active Citizens (tags)
The "United We Stand” festival kicked off on May 10th in downtown Los Angeles at the Belasco Theater with musical guests Immortal Technique, Wu-tang Clan, Rooftop Revolutionaries, A-Alikes, Sounds of Solidarity, Kellee Maize, and Chuck D of Public Enemy. Social activists on a #waveofaction at the festival included comedian Lee Camp, Green party political candidates Rosa Clemente and Jill Stein, March Against Monsanto founder Tami Canal, Emma Cape of Free Chelsea Manning, Diane Goldstein of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, authors Rosa Koire, Ellen Brown, and David Swanson, and dozens more.
Public Enemy Number One (tags)
Sheriff Joe Arpaio - Public Enemy Number One
A Long Way to Go (tags)
In an effort to reconstruct after the defeats of the latest elections Republicans have been working to re-brand themselves. They have suffered from an association with the Bush – Cheney administration no doubt. The refusal of many Republicans to openly distance themselves from them during the elections surely contributed to this, but that’s not all. Now, Michael Steele, the new Chairman of the Republican National Committee wants to give the party “a hip hop make over.” That will be interesting.
One Day @ The Scratch DJ Academy (tags)
Audience Pepper Sprayed during Rage Against Machine Concert (tags)
On Saturday, Aug. 11, during the last performance of the night of the all-day Rock the Bells hip hop concert at the Hyundai Pavillion in San Bernadino, the audience was pepper sprayed as Rage Against the Machine played their encore. Luckily, the audience did not become overly panicked, as this might have caused many injuries as audience members hurriedly escaped from the venue, coughing and confused.
Revolutionary Music (tags)
The sonic revolutionary onslaught returns to Los Angeles. And beyond.
Kembrew McLeod, Copyright Criminals: This is a Sampling Sport (tags)
Interview with Kembrew McLeod about Copyright Criminals, a documentary about the sampling culture.
BOYCOTT "Get Rich or Die Trying" (tags)
50 Cent that ain't worth one needs to be boycotted by the Black Community for disrespecting it by promoting Brothers killing other Brothers
50 American Revolutions You’re Not Supposed To Know (tags)
Kristen Henderson of Antigone Rising says "50 American Revolutions You're Not Supposed to Know" is: "A reminder that complacency is (so) not sexy. It inspires one to stand up to the things that don't pass the tummy test. Those of us who choose the middle of the road will only get hit by a car."
Respect and Protect the Black Woman-Boycott "Hustle and Flow"! (tags)
What has gotten into John Singleton? Why has he produced a movie that perpetuates White America's stereotypes of both Black Men and Women?
Sat Jan 8 - Downtown LA Culture Jamming show: EVOLUTION CONTROL COMMITTEE + CHROMELODEON (tags)
CULTURE JAMMING SHOW!! SAT JAN 8 Los Angeles CA @ The Smell 247 South Main St (enter in back) between 2nd and 3rd Street) w/ THE EVOLUTION CONTROL COMMITTEE www.evolution-control.com & CHROMELODEON www.chromelodeon.com
Post-9/11 Political Hip Hop (tags)
Fuck Clearchannel and MTV. This is the real shit.
Guerrilla labeling against corporate music (tags)
As part of a broad-spectrum attack involving activists, independent musicians, and programmers, Downhill Battle (downhillbattle.org) has begun guerrilla labeling actions in "big box" music retailers like as Walmart, Best Buy, and Target.
Lars Ulrich vs. Chuck D re: napster (2000) (tags)
The Two Antiwar Movements (tags)
It’s the same old cultural Marxist claptrap. Their West Coast gig, which Justin Raimondo of Antiwar.com recently reported, was filled with speeches that had nothing to do with Iraq or our international situation and more to do with such things as "transgendered people’s" rights.
RW: Now That the War Is Going On... (tags)
photoessay: CHANT DOWN BABYLON! artists against war, by Hans Bennett (tags)
On January 30, 2003, Chuck D, Ani Di Franco, Ozomatli, Saul Williams, and Michael Franti performed at an anti-war benefit concert for AWOL magazine. Includes essay and photos from the event.
NION Concert-Ani Difranco Chuck D Spearhead (tags)
I dialed 911 a long time ago (tags)
USA Bad Boys: Blackmail and US Intervention in latin America (tags)
US addictions haunt and terrorize world: OIL, WEAPONS, DRUGS. US BAD BOYS and friends in Latin America held power for decades. Now they are run out of town by Hugo Chavez, people of Bolivia and New Ideas. Guns and Money aren’t enough anymore–Hope lives –Struggle Consumes…
RW: Music to Stop the War (tags)
Rapper, Paris, Unleashes A ‘Sonic Jihad’ (tags)