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THIS WEEK: The “Ideas Are Worthless” Tech Conference — April 11

A new conference aims to build an ecosystem for black tech entrepreneurs

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UPCOMING: Nomsa Mazwai @ DROM — March 9

An artist and Fulbright scholar takes the NYC stage

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NYC: globalFEST 2012 — January 8

The 9th edition sees the festival redoubling its commitment to “find uncommonly good, often unheard sounds and bring them to the States.”

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Black Rock Coalition Orchestra Honors Gil Scott-Heron–1/14

Explore the range and power of the late poet, author, musician, composer, orator, social critic, activist, humorist and humanitarian.

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

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

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UPCOMING: Rolex Arts Weekend Features Gilberto Gil, Tracy K. Smith + others

Established and emerging artists converge on the NY Public Library this weekend.

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TOMORROW: Chat w/ Fishbone on Facebook–4PM

The Fishbone doc kicks off its NYC theatrical run with an au courant Facebook chat! Details here

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THIS WEEKEND: EMP Pop Conference (LA) — Feb 25-27

Showcasing the study of popular music in every guise, past and present.

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TONIGHT: The "Coon Bidness" Launch

Greg Tate and LaTasha Diggs invite you to celebrate the launch of their new literary magazine.

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CMJ: Fishbone/BRC panel discussion–10/22

Discussing the impact of Fishbone. This Friday @ 4pm.

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Fear Of A Black President

Some excerpts from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s tour de force on Obama, race and the limits of integration.

GOOD READ: Hate Crimes Always Have A Logic: On The Oak Creek Gurudwara Shootings

A perspective on the Oak Creek, WI shootings from a member of the Sikh community

GOOD READ: Erykah Badu to Wayne Coyne: “Kiss my glittery ass!”

In case you missed it, Ms. Badu’s choice words to Mr. Coyne

GOOD READ: Jeff Chang On The Legacy of Chuck Brown

A worthwhile read on the go-go legend

GOOD READS: #TrayvonMartin Around The Web

So much conversation–and now maybe some justice–for this young man.

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