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The Babies

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People Over Profits

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Blackness – Zeke Thomas featuring Chuck D and Jasiri X

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21 Forever

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LATEST NEWS

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Jasiri X Tours with #SchoolsNotPrisons

#SchoolsNotPrisons is a free music and art tour that is partnering with California communities that have been impacted by the overuse of punishment and incarceration to ask the question: What really keeps us safe? For decades, California has been overspending on prisons under the mistaken idea that punishing and incarcerating[…]

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Jasiri X Reflects On Recent Police Killings

Hip Hop Artist And Activist Reflects On Recent Police Killings Listen to story: Just over a year after Baltimore, Maryland was rocked by riots in the wake of Freddie Gray’s brutal death in police custody, the six officers indicted in the case have all been let off without charges.But then[…]

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Jasiri X and David Banner lead a showcase of young talent for 1Hood Day

By Scott Mervis / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 1Hood Media isn’t necessarily looking to break the next Wiz Khalifa or Mac Miller out of Pittsburgh. Rather, the Pittsburgh-based organization is out to nurture young hip-hop talent, raise awareness about social justice matters and guide young rappers toward making an impact on the[…]

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Jasiri X and 1Hood Media host 1Hood Day 2016

PITTSBURGH, PA (August 3, 2016) — We are proud to present 1Hood Day on Thursday, August 11, 2016 and Friday, August 12, 2016. Now in its second year, 1Hood Day is 1Hood’s annual Hip Hop festival. 1Hood hosts Part One of the celebration 5:00 –10 PM at Repair the World, 6022[…]

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Jasiri X Named Hip Hop Ambassador for SOBWC IV, Newark, NJ Nov 2016

New York – The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) announced today Pittsburgh based Hip Hop activist Jasiri X will serve as the HIP Hop Ambassador for State of the Black World Conference IV (SOBWC IV) scheduled for November 16th– 20th in Newark, N. J. The recently released[…]