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WTF??? (Why we don’t ask any real questions.)

I recall back when we were working on the MAKAVELI album, we were reading all types of shit. One day Pac came home with a bunch of books and began handing them out. Everything from “Blood In my Eye” by George Jackson, to “how to

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A Letter To The President

(Fictionally written by Treyvon Martin) Dear Mr. President, It’s me, Treyvon… Remember, you told those reporters that if you had a son, he’d look like me. Yea, I know you got a lot on your plate right now, campaigning and all, I just wanted you

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February

(FROM VALENTINE’S DAY TO PRESIDENT’S DAY, AND ALL THE OTHER SHIT IN BETWEEN!) February, what a month huh? Depending on where you are in the world, it’s the coldest month of the year. Also, unless you have a significant other, it can be pretty cold

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HEALTH AND WELLNESS (THE NEW MOVEMENT?)

Ni99az is dying waaay to young. I’m sure some of y’all are saying to your self “Duh, we know Edi, now tell us something we don’t know!” Well Le-hgo. We are dying young in these streets of course, but we are also dying young and

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BLACK LEADRERSHIP IN 2012

TheKing (Martin Luther not T.I) was a hopeless dreamer. If he really did have that “dream”, as he so eloquently stated in the seminal speech he gave some 40 somthin years ago, then it was more than likely a nightmare in my opinion. Why did

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ALITY T.V. (What’s Real Got to Do With It?)

In the 70’s Bill Loud and his wife allowed PBS and its cameras to follow his family for a Documentary called “An American Family”. It’s considered to be the template for todays “reality T.V.” shows. In their present form, they are a huge TV cash

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YOUNGINS V.S. THE OLD HEADS (The Age War in Hip-Hop)

“…The pups have grown fangs, my friend…” Hip-Hop is probably the only genre of music where your age is as important as your skills. The un-spoken rule is that it is a “young man’s sport”. Sure you have some exceptions to the rule… JayZ ,