Calvin Brodus aka Snoop Dog aka Snoop Lion, rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor. His debut album Doggystyle, became 4× platinum. He also collaborated on Dr. Dre’s solo debut The Chronic. [Via It’s Bigger Than Hip Hop]
What would it be like if the U.S. was war torn like Syria? A new video by international NGO Save the Children imagines just that, through the eyes of a young girl:
The disturbing video features shots of the girl as she goes about her normal life over the course of a year. The video begins and ends with the child celebrating her birthday. Between shots, we see how her life changes dramatically as war ravages her country.
I never asked to be born, and death’s no question The sun’s still shining off the same old lessons Then why does life feel like an educated guess and My thoughts are like meals I’m a sucker for the seconds
March 2 1974, At this year’s Grammys Stevie Wonder won four awards: Album of the year for ‘Innervisions’, Best R&B song and Best vocal for ‘Superstition’ and Pop vocal performance for ‘You Are The Sunshine Of My Life’.
Salute to the enduring spirit of the children of the slaves…
A lot of the men and women that had to endure this are still alive. Don’t let white people act like this is the distant past. It’s not.
It actually pisses me off that i’ve not seen these Images before. How the fuck am I or others meant to learn about how badly US black people were treated? Words seldom give you enough to go from. More People need to see this. Learn from the past and don’t repeat it.
This is why African Americans get so heated over the trend of killing black people and getting off from it (Trayvon Martin for example).