Call me crazy, but from a pragmatic point of view maybe this whole #OscarsSoWhite situation isn’t so bad. Yes, it’s terrible that people of color would seem to be chronically if not systematically underrepresented by The Motion Picture Academy when it comes to the bestowing of Oscar nominations, as well as the actual Oscar award… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Trayvon Martin
THE WU MEMBER SAYS “OF COURSE BLACK LIVES MATTER… ALL LIVES MATTER”
“I CAN’T CHANGE THE WORLD UNTIL I CHANGE MYSELF FIRST”
YOU’LL NEVER KNOW WHAT CONNECTION IS UNTIL HE TELLS YOU
DONKEY OF THE DAY: GEORGE ZIMMERMAN IS AT IT AGAIN!
TRAYVON MARTIN’S KILLER WAS SHOT AT THIS WEEK IN FLORIDA
GEORGE ZIMMERMAN GETS SHOT IN ROAD RAGE INCIDENT
GERALDO RIVERA SAYS THAT HIP-HOP IS ‘CULTURALLY DESTRUCTIVE.’
GEORGE ZIMMERMAN IS FREE AGAIN AFTER DOMESTIC DISTURBANCE CHARGES ARE DROPPED
ZIMMERMAN IS BACK IN JAIL……….AGAIN
GEORGE ZIMMERMAN IS IN TROUBLE FOR DEATH THREATS
Trayvon Martin’s Ex-Girlfriend Takes Blame For George Zimmerman’s Acquittal (VIDEO)
MAVERICKS OWNER MARK CUBAN TO TRAYVON MARTIN’S FAMILY: I APOLOGIZE
KOBE BRYANT: TRAYVON MARTIN WAS WRONGED
KOBE BRYANT SAYS HE DID NOT SUPPORT TRAYVON MARTIN BECAUSE HE DID NOT KNOW ALL THE FACTS
RICK ROSS EXPLAINS TRAYVON MARTIN LYRIC.
UH OH…TRAYVON MARTIN LYRIC COULD HAVE RICK ROSS IN TROUBLE!
“17 THE REVOLUTION WILL BE VISUALIZED” ART EXHIBIT OPENING IN BROOKLYN
A NEW STAND YOUR GROUND CASE…WITH A TWIST.
GEORGE ZIMMERMAN SPEAKS ON DEATH THREATS, BEING BROKE AND MORE IN FIRST INTERVIEW SINCE ACQUITTAL (VIDEO)
GEORGE ZIMMERMAN TO KANYE WEST: I WANT TO FIGHT YOU BECAUSE YOU PICK ON DEFENSELESS PEOPLE
THE GAME: I WILL BEAT THE F**K OUT OF GEORGE ZIMMERMAN
DID THE WORST THING: SPIKE LEE BEING SUED FOR LEAKING COUPLE’S PERSONAL ADDRESS AFTER GEORGE ZIMMERMAN SHOOTING TRAYVON MARTIN
Parents Help To Stop Day Dedicated To Trayvon Martin At Pittsburgh High School
George Zimmerman’s Wife’s Doubts Her Husband’s Innocence In Trayvon Martin Killing
Chris Brown: Jay Z Stabbed Somebody, Sold Drugs And Gets A Pass
IS THERE A SUCH THING AS BLACK INNOCENCE?
George Zimmerman In Police Custody, Wife Says He Threatened Her With Gun
George Zimmerman’s Wife: He’s Selfish and Thinks He’s Invincible
RIP TRAYVON: LOOK WHAT PLIES PUT ON A GOLD CHAIN!
Jay Z, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar & More Help Make Summer 2013 Historic For Hip Hop
SEE WHY GEORGE ZIMMERMAN IS SMILING!
Watch The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence’s New Ad Inspired By The Killing Of Trayvon Martin
THE GAME’S NEW TAT SAYS A LOT!
73 Year Old Soul Singer Assaulted By Woman Over Trayvon Martin Tribute (VIDEO)
Watch J. Cole’s 50-Minute Interview With The Wall Street Journal
Talib Kweli Joins Stand Your Ground Protest In Florida
Trayvon Martin’s Hoodie Will Be In Smithsonian Museum
NAACP Wants New “Trayvon’s Law” Enacted At Local, State & Federal Levels
TRAYVON’S PARENTS ASK FOR HELP
WHAT IF JAY Z, WALE, MADONNA AND THE ROLLING STONES DID BOYCOTT FLORIDA?
Rihanna, Kanye West + More Reportedly Boycotting Florida Performances
Rapper/Producer Shawn Chrystopher Discusses His ‘The Lovestory LP’, Working With Timbaland, L.A. Hip Hop, Racism, & More
Jay Z & JT Dedicate “Forever Young” To Trayvon Martin
COALITION OF STARS: A MASSIVE BOYCOTT OF FLORIDA?
Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poets: Dahveed Nelson Calling Jay Z A “Coon” Not Helpful To The Cause Of Black Unity
President Obama on Trayvon Martin: He Could Have Been Me (VIDEO + TRANSCRIPT)
Our very existence is somehow threatening.
Still reeling from the Zimmerman verdict, many artists have expressed their frustration and anger via tribute songs. AHH has collected some here from Beyoncé, Young Jeezy to Jasiri X, people do not want Trayvon’s life to be forgotten. [ALSO READ: Trayvon Martin’s Parents Make First Interviews Since Not Guilty Verdict (VIDEO)] “Skittles And Iced Tea” – GhostWridah… Read more »
Trayvon Martin’s Parents Make First Interviews Since Not Guilty Verdict (VIDEO)
Questlove Of The Roots Shares His Reaction To Zimmerman Trial: “I Ain’t Sh*t”
Nipsey Hussle Arrested During Trayvon Martin Rally For Alleged Gun Possession
The truth of the matter is, Justice is not justice in America. There are lawyers, judges, juries and courts, but justice is a another animal altogether. The case of George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin will forever perplex many, particularly when you contextualize it with other situations. Take Marissa Alexander for example. F**k the jury, the… Read more »
Stevie Wonder Boycotts Performing In Florida After Trayvon Martin Verdict (VIDEO)
Rachel Jeantel Gives First Interview Since Trayvon Martin Case Verdict (VIDEO)
White folks didn’t just start becoming suspicious of black men in the age of hip-hop! They were locking their car doors, clutching their purses and crossing the street before hip-hop was a twinkle in The Last Poet’s eye!
Founding Member Of The Last Poets Calls Out Jay-Z, Russell Simmons & Hip Hop
New York City Peacefully Rallies For Trayvon Martin (PICS/VIDEO)
What does it take for a black man to be considered armed and dangerous? Not much.