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The Problem With Toms Shoes

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The problem isn’t shoelessness, it’s poverty.

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Living Colour, 24-7 Spyz Lead BRC’s Million Man Mosh–January 4, 2012

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Iconic musicians come together to address inequity in our criminal justice system. Be there!

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VIDEO: Nneka — “My Home”

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Nigerian songwriter Nneka readies her follow-up to “Concrete Jungle”. Check the first single!

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VIDEO: The Thirst — “Set It Alight”

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Some call The Thirst the best live band in London. And they might be right. Check out the new video.

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VIDEO: Just A Band — “Huff + Puff”

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The new video for one of our favorite songs

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REVIEW: Alrick Brown’s “Kinyarwanda”

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A beautifully realized film brings out the humanity in both the heroes and the villains of the Rwandan genocide.

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The Grammys Nix The Urban/Alternative Category

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Black alt artists are now completely shut out of “music’s biggest night”.

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VIDEO: Maya Azucena — “Cry Love”

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p5rn7vb Check out the video for the title track from Maya’s superb new album!

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Drake, Childish Gambino, and the Specter of Black Authenticity

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Michael P. Jeffries on rappers advancing the black identity question, but not.

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Worth Seeing: Rashaad Newsome’s 21st Century Heraldry

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Even though his NYC gallery exhibit closes this week, Rashaad Newsome is a name you’ll want to remember.

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