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Black Studies, USA: “We need to go back on the offensive.”

May 26, 2013 by


Talking About Black Studies with Dr. Neal Holmes By Bro. Mxolisi T. Sowell / Ozo-Sowande On the evening of May 14, 2013, HC Live & Direct! had the honor of hosting Dr. Neal Holmes – live and direct, in our Daybreak Café broadcast studio, in Amelia, VA 23002 – to share with us his views, […]

Commercialized Hip Hop: “The Gospel of Self-Destruction”?

May 18, 2013 by


Or Is it Narcissistic Personality Poison? By Brother Mxolisi T. Sowell / Ozo-Sowande Social commentator Dr. Boyce Watkins, Ph. D., has denounced “commercialized hip hop,” calling it “the gospel of self- destruction.” He points out seven threatening and destructive messages that characterize that musical genre and is highly critical of the corporate interests of the […]

Black Studies Past & Present

May 17, 2013 by


Black Studies Past & Present     By Amenseph JP Wks   Upon doing a general review and look into the history of Black Studies one will find that intensive academic efforts to reconstruct Black-African American history are said to have begun in the late 19th century; A time period that has provided great voices to the […]

State of the Black Press & Media

May 2, 2013 by


State of the Black Press & Media  By:  Amenseph JP Wks – May 2,2013               Once considered an outdated protest medium, the Black Press and Media today is appreciated as crucial to ethnic progress, and a host of individuals and advocacy groups are coalescing to support it. The State of the Black Press luncheon […]