Nearly 4 years after we first launched, we are still fully independent, and speaking truth to power like no other platform in America, but we simply…
What role does hip hop play with violence in our communities? Episode #675 of The Breakdown with Shaun KingListen now (16 min) | Is it a primary cause? Nah. Is it irrelevant? Nope. It plays a role - and today I want to unpack and explain it the best I can.
GREAT NEWS! Prosecutors just dropped the death penalty from Marvin Guy's case. Episode 674 of The Breakdown with Shaun KingListen now (8 min) | Our fight for Marvin is far from over, but this is a HUGE milestone!
Black folks, along with other POC from British colonized countries, have taken to Twitter and TikTok to celebrate the end of era marked with genocide…
Ep. 667 - 3 questions that prove Israel assassinated Shireen Abu Akleh. It was not an accident.Listen now (11 min) | After months and months of saying they did not shoot and kill the revered Palestinian American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh…
Many African Americans are leaving the U.S. in order to find the safety and mental healing necessary to truly thrive. Cole Ezeilo left years ago, and…
Why it stings to learn the US has given Ukraine $15.2 billion while Jackson & Flint don't have clean water: Ep. 669 of The Breakdown with Shaun KingListen now (11 min) | Listen here now - or subscribe anywhere podcasts are found
A new California law will create separate data categories for Black people based on lineage, in large part to better track discriminatory practices, and…
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