Jay-Z, Cornel West, and Harry Belafonte before Decoded Talk

Niggas Is Doing They Homework, Yo

Jose Vilson Jose 4 Comments

I had the pleasure and misfortune of running into videos my former students get involved with, and one of them featured a gang from one of the neighborhoods my school represents. I watched a bit of it, annoyed that these pseudo-gangsters would put their videos on YouTube (“Real gangsters move in silence …” – Biggie), but more perturbed because they paraded in a coterie down a set of project buildings. …