A police raid and harrassment at the School of Social Justice and Community Development in Oakland. Local hip hop artists Pitch Black and Deuce Eclipse discuss electoral politics. Anita Johnson takes a look at a play about the politics of skin color, "Yellowman", playing at the Berkeley Rep.
Hard Knock Radio
4:00 PM PACIFIC TIME: MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS
Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1fm @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting. Hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson give voice to issues ignored by the mainstream while planting seeds for social change.
The issue of Reparations and the upcoming visit of Mr Lewis Farrakhan.
The controversial Grammy-evening performance of hip-hop group Outkast.
Hard Knock commemorates the anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X.
Huey P. Newton is our focus on today’s Moments in Black. We’ll also discuss the books White Men on Race : Power, Privilege, and the Shaping of Cultural Consciousness, by by Joe R. Feagin and Eileen O’Brien, and Alienable Rights : The Exclusion of African Americans in a White Man’s Land, 1619-2000, by y Francis … Continued
Today we continue our look at How to Get Stupid White Men Out of Office, by Davey D and others. Also John Henrik Clark, A Great and Mighty Walk.
How to Get Stupid White Men Out of Office, by Davey D and others. Also an interview with Octavia Butler about the 25th anniversary of her novel Octavia Butler, a novel about slavery.
Excerpts from Cornel West’s appearance at Allen Temple Baptist Church on 2/14/04, in conversation with Davey D.
Two films about graffiti art: Bomb the System, and a documentary about graffiti artist Mike "Dream" Francisco; Also, Jazz guitarist Alan Schofield.
Taigi Smith, author of Sometimes Rhythm, Sometimes Blues: Young African Americans on Love, Relationships, Sex, and the Search for Mr. Right; Love Fest 2004. Aya de Leon hosts her 9th Annual Valentines Day celebration at La Peña; A Moment in Black.