Posts Tagged: politics

Chuck D Says Youth Should Run Politics from Top to Bottom

Chuck D of Public Enemy says the world is laughing at us. It’s why he’s suggesting that America elect a 25-year-old president, it’s not going to happen however because it’s unconstitutional as you must be 35 or older to be president.  Chuck says the candidates we have for the upcoming election speak on the future… Read more »

Rap Pioneer Kurtis Blow on Blackface Controversy

Rap icon Kurtis Blow has chimed in on the ongoing ‘blackface’ controversy, most recently,  Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring’s admission that in the 1980, as a 19-year old college student, he chose to honor the rap legend by wearing blackface.   Herring says it was for a party where fellow students dressed as artists they liked.   He… Read more »

Kanye West

Kanye Breaks Away From President Trump

Kanye breaks away from President Trump.   He says he is done with politics, saying he has been used.  Really Kanye?  You are just figuring that out?  After going to the White House, and then ranting on Saturday Night Live, the truth has finally come to light that you were being used in a political… Read more »

Vote

Georgia Officials Stop Black Seniors From Voting

Georgia Officials stop black seniors from voting.  Yes officials in Jefferson County, Georgia had to explain themselves after preventing a group of black seniors from taking a bus trip to go vote. The trip was organized by a nonpartisan group called Black Votes Matter, but a county official vetoed the trip, saying it was ‘political’… Read more »

Lebron James

Lebron Encourages Everyone to Get Out and Vote

Lebron encourages everyone to get out and vote.  LeBron James, when not on the court, spends a lot of time on issues of social justice. With the midterm elections coming up, the NBA superstar is using his celebrity to encourage voters to get to the polls. Sharing a link to a video of former President… Read more »