Politics

Watch This U.S. Senate Candidate Light Up A Blunt in His First Campaign Ad

In an ad for a U.S. Senate seat, Louisiana-based Democratic candidate Gary Chambers Jr smokes a joint to support marijuana… Read More

January 18, 2022

Rap Is Still Culturally Conservative To A Fault

Although the genre has made progress, the rap conservative is still dominant in contemporary music. DaBaby is a case study… Read More

July 30, 2021

Combat Jack’s Son Chi Ossé Wins New York City Council Primary Race

Chi Ossé ran a campaign that talked about ending qualified immunity for cops and redirect NYPD funds to social programs.… Read More

July 12, 2021

In Atlanta, There’s A Dilemma Between Rising Homicides & Calls For Police Reform

With a mayoral election on the way, politicians, organizers, and crime experts are at odds about how to solve the… Read More

April 2, 2021

The Fallacy Of “When They Go Low, We Go High”

With Donald Trump's one-term presidency coming to an end, we look at Michelle Obama's "When they go low, we go… Read More

December 18, 2020

What Is The Role Of The Wealthy Male Hip-Hop Pundit?

From Diddy promoting Our Black Party political party to Ice Cube helping develop Donald Trump's Platinum Plan, the wealthy male… Read More

November 2, 2020

Different Generations of AKAs Weigh In On The Impact of Kamala Harris

All Alpha Kappa Alphas share a connection with Kamala Harris, but vary on their stance when it comes to the… Read More

October 28, 2020

Cardi B — Hip-Hop’s Most Refreshing Political Pundit

Cardi B's politics have resonated with her fans and Democratic figures. It's because she's struck a balance between being herself… Read More

October 16, 2020

“Blow Up The Entire System”: Don Lemon Calls For Ending Electoral College

Don Lemon got into a discussion with Chris Cuomo about the subject Monday night. Don Lemon has advocated for getting… Read More

September 22, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was Proud to Share a Nickname with The Notorious B.I.G.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, like The Notorious B.I.G., was a one-of-one. Ginsburg recognized this, which is why she embraced the Notorious… Read More

September 20, 2020

Republicans Pretend to Care About Diversity In Day One of the RNC

Day one of the Republican National Convention, the party of Trump tried to portray themselves as a party of diversity.… Read More

August 25, 2020

Sybrina Fulton Loses Run For Office By Less Than One Percent

Sybrina Fulton was running against Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver Gilbert. Sybrina Fulton had a close race against Miami Gardens Mayor… Read More

August 19, 2020

A$AP Rocky, Donald Trump, and the Social Currency of Celebrity

Fame is a currency that buys insulation from accountability. Few know better than Donald Trump, who continues to align with… Read More

August 7, 2019

Pras of The Fugees Indicted on Falsifying Records In Connection to 2012 Obama Campaign

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Pras Michél (@prasmichel) on Jun 22, 2018 at 10:27am… Read More

May 10, 2019

A Timeline of Rappers Dissing Presidents on Wax

From Public Enemy to Tupac Shakur to Nas to Lil Wayne, rappers have not been scared to come after sitting… Read More

November 13, 2018

Akon Is “Very Seriously” Thinking of Running In 2020 Presidential Race Against Trump

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by AKON (@akon) on Aug 1, 2018 at 9:18am PDT… Read More

November 2, 2018