Archives for October 2010

New Progressive Sounds from The Beast

Published on 15 Oct 2010 at 3:19 pm. 1 Comment.
Filed under Hip-Hip,music.

The Beast – Freedom Part 2 from BECAUSEUS on Vimeo. On Tuesday The Beast’s new anthem Freedom Part 2 was released to the masses (check us out on 2dopeboyz.com). I wrote an article about the song, which was published in the News and Observer entitled, When Freedom Disappears. The articles talks about how and why […]

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Everybody Hates Chris. Columbus Day Remixed.

Published on 11 Oct 2010 at 12:48 pm. 2 Comments.
Filed under history,violence,war.

Happy Columbus day. A national holiday dedicated to one of the most insidious agents of colonialism, genocide, theft and enslavement. I came across a video beckoning us to reconsider Columbus day and introduce a national Indigenous cultures holiday. Trust me my Indigenous brothers and sisters – black folks have a whole month, yet that doesn’t […]

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