Election Day is less than two weeks away and mailers are bombarding residents and irritating the shit out of postal carriers who deliver the daily bulk of junk. Predictably, in the wake of Anaheim's summer of social unrest, political action committees are pouring it on with tough on crime, law and order messaging. Hoping to […]
After New Report Details Police Killings of Blacks, Rapper Provocatively Asks 'Do We Need to Start a Riot?'
Twenty years after social unrest gripped the city of Los Angeles, a new report on 2012 security force killings of Blacks in the United States has one rapper, Jasiri X, asking if no justice is done, “Do We Need to Start a Riot?” in a song and video released this week. The lyrics are provocative […]
DEAR MEXICAN: Why do Hispanics deny that George Zimmerman is Hispanic? He did nothing wrong and has been crucified in the media. La Raza cannot bow down to the race baiters and race traitors that call themselves African-American leaders! Brown and Down DEAR WAB: This column is ¡Ask a Mexican!, not ¡Ask a Hispanic!, but […]
As news continues to unravel daily surrounding the killing of Trayvon Martin, a number of rappers have already recorded songs expressing their feelings about the 17 year-old African-American youth shot to death by George Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida. Chaka Khan and musical guests also went into the studio to re-record “Super Life” in the teenager's […]
Another singer has thrown her hat in the proverbial ring in support of fallen Florida teen Trayvon Martin. Chaka Khan re-recorded “Super Life” along with some of her famous friends. ] Khan, along with Eric Benet, Kelly Price,Angela Bassett and Boris Kodjoe amongst others are seen sporting hoodies in the music video that was recorded […]