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  • HipHop Summit
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    Hip-Hop Summit

    The panelists talked about the cultural and political impacts of hip-hop music, the expressions of strong language and depictions of violence in the music, and the use of the art form as…

  • emHoller if You Hear Meem
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    Holler if You Hear Me

    Mr. Dyson talked about his book Holler If You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur, published by Basic Books, which examined the cultural and intellectual impact of rap and hip-hop music, and…

  • Post HipHop Summit News Conference
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    Post Hip-Hop Summit News Conference

    Participants spoke to reporters about their summit on using hip-hop music as a means of political empowerment in the black community. Among the issues they addressed were new initiatives on…

  • Black Americas Vision Morning Session
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    Black America's Vision, Morning Session

    In a forum titled, “Where Do We Go From Here?: Chaos or Community? Black America’s Vision for Healing, Harmony and Higher Ground,” black leaders talked about African-American issues since…

  • State of the Black Union 2001 Part 1
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    State of the Black Union 2001, Part 1

    In a forum on the state of black America designed to present a public think tank that will analyze the critical challenges facing the African-American community, panelists talked about the…

  • Million Family March
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    Million Family March

    Thousands gathered on the national mall to renew their commitment to family solidarity and to advocate a number of causes. In a lengthy speech Mr. Farrakhan spoke about a variety of issues…

  • Marketing Violence to Children Day 1
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    Marketing Violence to Children Day 1

    Government officials and industry experts testified about the recent Federal Trade Commission report on marketing violent entertainment to children. The report criticized the entertainment…

  • AfricanAmerican Political Platform
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    African-American Political Platform

    Participants spoke about issues facing the African-American community and how Republican and Democratic Party stances on the issues would affect their vote. Among the issues they addressed…

  • The Future of Diversity in Media
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    The Future of Diversity in Media

    Panelists explore how communities of color and culture have become a powerful force in pushing mainstream media for more representation and positive portrayals.

  • News Review
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    News Review

    Mr. Dyson spoke about his book I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as other current events and news headlines. He also responded to viewer calls, faxes,…

  • emI May Not Get There With Youem
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    I May Not Get There With You

    Mr. Dyson talked about his book I May Not Get There with You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr.. He focused on the political ideologies of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his views on…