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REVIEW: Imani Uzuri @ Joe’s Pub–June 1, 2012

The future is so very bright for Imani Uzuri, as was clear at her album release party

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REVIEW: Andrew Dosunmu’s “Restless City”

Nothing short of a visual feast.

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History and Legacy with Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts and Simone Leigh

Natalie Peart on using history to interact with the present

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REVIEW: Dee Rees’ “Pariah”

A universal story of young woman gaining the confidence to declare her individuality.

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REVIEW: Meshell Ndegeocello – “Weather”

An album from a woman who has seen love in all its colors and lived to tell about it

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REVIEW: Doomtree — “No Kings”

The Minnesota hip hop collective delivers a strong year-end album

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REVIEW: Van Hunt — “What Were You Hoping For?”

The indie rock and soul genre smasher delivers his most sonically pleasing work to date.

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REVIEW: Saul Williams — “Volcanic Sunlight” (Columbia)

Saul Williams’ sprawling, experimental and joyfully tense follow up to “Niggy Tardust”

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REVIEW: Alrick Brown’s “Kinyarwanda”

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

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Worth Seeing: Rashaad Newsome’s 21st Century Heraldry

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

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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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