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#30: (Special Edition) Detroit Red and The Jacka: Lehigh University Lecture

Here is a special episode of the Bishop Chronicles. It is a lecture given by Adisa Banjoko at the Malcolm X 50 Conference at Lehigh University. It illustrates the connection between rap music culture and the Civil Rights, Black Power, NOI and 5% Nation movements. It goes onto show correlations between the early life of Malcolm X in his Detroit Red phase and the life of rapper The Jacka, who was recently murdered in Oakland, CA. OR WATCH HERE

Adisa Banjoko preparing to deliver Lecture at Lehigh on Malcolm X and Hip-Hop.

Special Episode 15.5: Trayvon Martin and the Reflections of A Black Father

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In the shadow of all the racial and political posturing since verdict of the George Zimmerman, one thing has been lost. The discussion about a father losing his son. Here, Adisa Banjoko talks frankly about the fears, frustrations and faith a Black American father must have in 2013.  

More than Black and White, more than Republican and Democrat- we are missing the story of a father and his son.  

More than Black and White, more than Republican and Democrat- we are missing the story of a father and his son.