National Hip Hop Political Convention set for June 2004: HipHopConvention.org;Carol Moseley Braun; Poet Suhe Ahmad; Damaliayo and the contraversial website www.Rent-A-Negro.com.
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.
Shock G from Digital Underground remembers Tupac, on the eve of the film and book release Tupac Resurrected; The Hip Hop Film Festival at UC Berkeley with filmaker Kevin Epps; Mario Africa from AWOL Magazine and the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors on Veteran’s Day.
Guest Norman Kelley, whose book is R&B (Rhythm and Business): The Political Economy of Black Music.
Peace Boat, the Fruitvale Project, and La Peña’s 4th Annual Hecho en Califas Festival.
Guest Jessica Hagedorn, whose latest book is Dream Jungle, exploring the late 20th-century Filipino cultural identity.
Mumia commentary: "The Other War", PEPEPALOOZA Festival, and the environmental impacts of the prison-industrial complex.
Davey D continues interviews with San Francisco Mayoral candidates.
Davey D talks with SF Mayoral Candidates.
The October edition of Critical Resistance Radio, and Native American group Black Fire.
19th Annual Film Arts Festival of Independent Cinema, and the films Waiting to Inhale and Sounds of Spirit. Also, we talk with members of All Of Us Or None about the New Civil Rights Movement and what we can do as a community to help folks re-enter society who have been incarcerated.