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"The Breaks" with Kit Kat...Vapid feat BBoy Napalm

bygreg
Aug 8th, 2010
(7:48PM)
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  KitKat’s Word of the Day:  VAPID   Vapid adj. 1. Lacking liveliness 2. Lacking flavor   It should be common knowledge that parents and teachers are not solely responsible for imparting knowledge to the youth; ho...  »
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Women in Hip-Hop: Is Hip-Hop Any Worse?

byMichael
Aug 4th, 2009
(2:07AM)
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Hip-hop gets a lot of bad press about the prevalence of sexually degrading content in many of its popular songs and music videos, and highly negative portrayal of women. Initially, the purpose of this article was to take a closer look at the degree t...  »
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Women in Hip-Hop: Vote with Your Dollars

byMichael
Apr 21st, 2007
(2:13AM)
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What then is to be done? I seriously doubt that our society will change overnight on the principle of using sex to sell, but I do think that hip-hop has a responsibility to renew its focus on instilling not just an empowering and healthy sense of per...  »
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Women in Hip-Hop: Using Sex to Sell

byMichael
Mar 22nd, 2007
(2:13AM)
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This will be short section, because it should come as no surprise to anyone out there. But the marketing departments in our society largely revolve around an almost timeless principle that using sex to sell will definitely help you get the attention...  »
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Women in Hip-Hop: The Wrong Kind of Power

byMichael
Mar 15th, 2007
(2:12AM)
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Admittedly, I am a newbie to the hip-hop game. Two years ago, the extent of my collection was basically some old school BEP and Blackalicious, as well as a slew of hip-hop influenced music like 311, Beck, or Rage Against the Machine (neither of these...  »