The One Drop Rule

Oye mi gente, The Living Word Project continues this weekend with the premiere of War Peace: The One Drop Rule, “a youth driven hip hop theater piece that imagines the Bay Area as a potential war zone in a time of protracted drought. Directed by Marc Bamuthi Joseph, War Peace is collaboratively written and performed byChinaka … Continue reading

Mighty Mos Def

Black Dante. West Oakland. Little Bobby Hutton Park. 10/18/2008, HOLLA!

Weekend Lookbook

The Living Word Festival. West Oakland. 10/18/2008. Let’s Get Free!

The Living Word Festival

It’s about to GO DOWN this weekend. Head’s up: I won’t be blogging much for the next several days as I’ll be running around in between San Francisco and Oakland helping out with the kick off events for the 7th annual Living Word Festival. Tomorrow we (Youth Speaks) will be facilitating workshops that explore our … Continue reading