by Scott Mervis Pittsburgh rapper Jasiri X has delivered a searing statement with “The Whitest House,” the first single from his forthcoming album, “The New N—-.” The song is a direct attack on the Trump administration, which he accuses of supporting white supremacy. The song is accompanied by a video[…]
Really looking forward to rocking out at the Wilkins Block Party this weekend. It’s a fundraiser for our 1Hood Artivist Academy and I’m performing all new music so come through! I have VIP wristbands for only $5 so holla at me!
Students rethink society at annual TedX event Briana Canady andZane Crowell | News Staff Growing up in the South Side of Chicago, Jasiri Oronde Smith’s childhood was “100 percent black.” His friends, his neighbors and his family were all African-American. Then his family moved to Pittsburgh in the ’80s while[…]
Faith and Spirituality@South by Southwest (SXSW) By Sederia Gray firstname.lastname@example.org AUSTIN, Texas–South by Southwest, known for its music festival and hailed as one of the most well-attended gatherings in the world, has introduced the topic of faith into its social impact series. Through 10 faith-based sessions held on March 12-13, topics at[…]