Pushing Limits

Pushing Limits – June 2, 2006

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CRIP-HIP-HOP! Pushing Limits visits with DJ Quad founder and producer of the Hip-Hop Group, "5th Battalion" from Los Angeles. DJ Quad, a Latino quadriplegic, talks about the ongoing immigration debate, police harassment, mentoring other disabled hip-hop artists, his debut CD, "Bringing the Heat", and AfroLatino race relations in Hip-Hop. (Check out DJ Quad at www.5thbattalion.com)

Produced by Safi wa Nairobi and Leroy F. Moore, Jr.. Part 2 of a 3-part series. Part 3, coming this summer, will feature the first Deaf hip-hop group, Helix, and Anasi, a Hip-Hop play with deaf/hearing actors.