This Week's #HipHopEd Twitter Chat's Topic was: Addressing violence in the hip-hop generation: A study of Chicago
#HipHopEd is a community of educators, activists and people interested in empowering themselves, communities and our youth through the worldwide cultur.. Read More
President Barack Obama sent out a measured but very heartfelt message on Friday to the parents of deceased teenager Trayvon Martin and to parents across America: "If I had a son, he would look like Trayvon."
The President's statement cam.. Read More
My tweethearts and I watch the vote, knock the state senator we love to hate (even if he is a movie star) and celebrate being on the right side of history. It doesn't take long for the jokes to commence, but that's how we do. Read More
On the morning of April 4, @vdaze was attacked by one @MarleySheen. By the end of the day, @MarleySheen was no more.
Here is a chronicle of what happened, as reconstructed through RTs and post-mortem analysis. Read More