politics

Let Nas Give Us A New York State Of Mind On Day Two Of The Cali Roots Festival

Nas on President Donald Trump: “We All Know a Racist is in…

Nas is an artist who usually lets his music do the talking for him.  However, yesterday, the legendary rapper flipped the script by writing an open letter on Mass Appeal called “Action Speaks Louder than Words,” which can essentially be read as a guide to how to thrive and be black in a politically volatile environment. Nas comes out…

Kathy Griffin Apologies For Graphic Donald Trump Photo Shoot
Rise Up: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Justice
What Kind Of World Are We Living In? Fetty Wap's Self-Titled New LP Premieres On NPR
What Kind Of World Are We Living In? Fetty Wap’s Self-Titled New…

Fetty Wap,–the NJ-based trap king phenom–has just premiered his new self-titled album via NPR’s First…

Saul Williams reads his poem "Rottweiler Choir" at Amiri Baraka's funeral in Newark
OKP Premiere: Saul Williams Unveils His Poem “Rottweiler Choir” [Composed For Amiri…

photo by Khalid Naji-Allah for the Washington Informer Like many OKP readers, we were by…

Mr. Booker Goes To Washington: Cory Booker Scores Historic Senate Win

Cory Booker leaves Newark’s city hall and heads to Washington D.C. after winning a special…

Not Okay, Player: Kanye West’s $120 Plain White “Hiphop” T-Shirt Sells Out…

Just to prove once again what we already knew (ie that he can just make…

OKP Exclusive: Big Ghost Breaks Down The 2nd Presidential Debate

Ayo whattup you now in the presence of the majestic divine ovary injector n panty…

Photo: Dwayne Rodgers Stands His Ground With The Million Hoodie March

Words and pictures by Dwayne Rodgers Okayplayer exclusively presents a photo essay by artist Dwayne…