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July 2013 Blog Posts (7)

Denver’s Club Kasbah: Some of the Best Partying Evaaar!

Denver’s Club Kasbah: Some of the Best Partying Evaaar!

By Khalil Amani

 

Having partied and clubbed all over America—from South Beach Miami’s Club Play, Liv, SOBE Live and King of Diamonds—to Atlanta’s Luckie Lounge—to the DMV’s Triples—to Newark’s Sensations (what Lauryn Hill sung about)—to…

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 30, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments

On Jay Z: Dr. Boyce Watkins Is So Right, Yet So Wrong!

On Jay Z: Dr. Boyce Watkins Is So Right, Yet So Wrong!

By Khalil Amani

 

I remember my 6th grade math & science teacher Mr. Sank very well! A black man who was committed to learning, so-much-so, that after taking his Friday exam and coming back to school on Monday, he’d make everyone who missed problem #1 go to the blackboard and…

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 25, 2013 at 9:00pm — No Comments

The Interloper: Yahweh ben Yahweh ben Yahweh

The Interloper: Yahweh ben Yahweh ben Yahweh

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 24, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments

The Last Poets: Responding to the Response.

The Last Poets: Responding to the Response.

By Khalil Amani

 

Let’s get one thang straight! Unless you’re Jesus, Mother Teresa or Martin Luther King (and maybe a few others), no one is above getting put on blast in my book! That includes old-ass revolutionaries who talk…

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 19, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments

The Last Poet: Revolutionary Card Expired!

The Last Poet: Revolutionary Card Expired!

By Khalil Amani

 

WOW! So now Hip-hop is to blame for the murder of Trayvon Martin? That’s what The Last Poets' member Dahveed Nelson says! Most of you are too young to remember The Last Poets, but I was a coming-of-age teenager in the 70’s and remember quite vividly this amazing…

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 15, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments

If Langston Were Here (For Trayvon...)

If Langston Were Here (For Trayvon...)

By Khalil Amani

 

 

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 3, 2013 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Rapper Torch: From Where I Stand

 

Rapper Torch: From Where I Stand.

By Khalil Amani

I had the chance to interview rapper Torch, most known as one-fourth of Rick Ross’s rap team, The Triple…

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Added by Khalil Amani on July 2, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments

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