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Jam It Or Slam It? Soul Basement

Life can hand you little surprises. I had one of those on Friday. I was going through my inbox when I found an email from Fabio Puglisi, an Italian musician who is professionally known as Soul Basement.  459 more words

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THE SWAMP IS STILL SURROUNDED BY A MOAT

I got an email from my former high school teammate while I was watching the Giants v. Steelers game.  Another bro. from Howard.

It was about Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison’s potential rise to the chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee (DNC).   141 more words

Detroit

The human comedy

The result of the recent presidential election resembles nothing in the history of the United States. It looks more like the final convulsions of the ruling white elites in Rhodesia and South Africa. 843 more words

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HARLEM SHOUT OUT

While out shooting Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poets on the streets of Harlem NYC for our documentary on him entitled Harlem’s Last Poet… Harlem Rapper June Cancun The Preppy Don recognized Abiodun and gives him, Gil-Scott Heron and The Last Poets a Harlem Shout Out…