Up next, we continue with part two of our conversation exploring families impacted by police terror and their demands for police accountability. To commemorate the day, July 8, 2010, when the officer who killed Oscar Grant was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and Oscar’s mother, the Love Not Blood Campaign, founded by Oscar Grant’s “Uncle Bobby,” … Continued
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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.
To commemorate the day, July 8, 2010, when the officer who killed Oscar Grant was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and Oscar’s mother, the Love Not Blood Campaign, founded by Oscar Grant’s “Uncle Bobby,” Cephus Johnson, hosted Verdict Day on Sunday, July 7, in Oakland, Ca. The day’s conversation explored families impacted by police terror and … Continued
We speak with former NBA player and author Etan Thomas about the NBA, Athletes, Activism and his new book, We Matter: Athletes and Activism. We later hear a commentary from Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Davey D speaks with Yusef Salaam of the Central Park 5; Glen Ford explores the Central Park case and American racism; we explore immigration issues with a look at the El Paso, Texas and Juarez, Mexico border. And Mumia with a look at American Injustice System.
we look at the meaning of July 4th with a rendition of Frederick Douglass speech and a sermon from Rev Jeremiah Wright.
This week, we sat down with SOL Developments Karega Bailey to discuss music, education, love, Blackness and cultural identity. SOL Development is being touted as the new group to champion out of the West Coast. The four-person collective’s sound has been described as jazz, hip-hop, and, of course, soulful. We begin with Karenga discussing the … Continued
Davey D speak with Jared Ball about the legacy of Black Agenda Report’s Bruce Dixon.
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, hosted by Davey D and Anita Johnson.
The Expansion of Gender Identity and Hip Hop Artist Nappy Nina.
we speak with organizer Sizwe Andrews Abakah about gentrification, homelessness and mental trauma.