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Sincere Ignorance Website

Myth: Sincere Ignorance website is a site for learning.

Truth: Sincere Ignorance website is a change agent, for the Black community and my dear brothers and sisters why do I say this? 282 more words

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Song Analysis #48: Gil Scott-Heron - When You Are Who You Are

Title: ‘When You Are Who You Are’
Where to find it: ‘Pieces of a Man’ (1971, Flying Dutchman Records)
Performed by: Gil Scott-Heron
Words by: 1,168 more words

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Jazz and the City: Playlist

Jazz has thrived as an urban musical form primarily because it is largely an urban music.  The shift in African-American population during the great migration between 1915 and 1930 from southern (and racist) rural communities to the industrial cities of the north had a major impact on the development of jazz as a part of popular black American culture. 1,214 more words

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Gil Scott Heron's Winter In America: 40 years Later & This Song Is Still Relevant

Gil Scott Heron’s Winter In America is a song that can be used in present day when it comes to a lot of the problems, social/societal issues that plagues America immensely. 416 more words

Before ‘Dope’ Drops Next Week, See Who Made The Soundtrack!

Dope is turning into one of the most anticipated movies of the summer. We rarely get Black coming-of-age movies anymore, and Dope― starring Zoe Kravitz… 195 more words

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Before ‘Dope’ Drops Next Week, See Who Made The Soundtrack!

Dope is turning into one of the most anticipated movies of the summer. We rarely get Black coming-of-age movies anymore, and Dope― starring Zoe Kravitz… 195 more words

National

Before ‘Dope’ Drops Next Week, See Who Made The Soundtrack!

Dope is turning into one of the most anticipated movies of the summer. We rarely get Black coming-of-age movies anymore, and Dope― starring Zoe Kravitz… 195 more words

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