Alexis McGill discusses the use of hip hop as a cultural identifier for political change during the Hip Hop Caucus panel at the 2011 Congressional Black Caucus ALC.
Congressman André D. Carson (D-IN) dicusses the influence of hip hop music and culture on politics during the Hip Hop Caucus panel at the 2011 Congressional Black Caucus ALC.
The Reverend Jesse Jackson discusses the historical use of hip hop and other cultural aspects to insight social change during the Hip Hop Caucus panel at the 2011 Congressional Black Caucus ALC.
The second session of the 112th Congress begins at a critical moment in our nation’s history. Nearly two straight years of private-sector job growth is encouraging news, but we still have a great deal of work to do.
2011 has been a year of harsh economic instability and political turmoil around the world. It is no wonder TIME Magazine has selected “The Protester” as its Person of the Year – people are jobless, helpless, frustrated and just mad as hell.
Michael Blake of the White House Office of Public Engagement discusses the White House and President Obama’s outreach efforts to African Americans at the 2011 Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference.
Fred P. Hochberg, Chairman and President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, speaks about the importance of “Made in USA” goods and the positive effect that increasing exports will have on the U.S. job market.
PolicyTalk: Shaun Donovan, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Discusses Project Rebuild, U.S. Housing Policy and Latino Communities
Shaun Donovan, United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, discusses neighborhood stabilization, housing counseling, refinancing and other measures offered by HUD to support Latinos and communities across the United States.
Charles Ellison has a show on Sirius XM, “The New School” that focuses on the hot political topics of the week. He is also the Washington Correspondent for the Philadelphia Tribune. He discusses the current power shifts in the house and senate as well as the chances of a Republican takeover of the majority and […]
Reverend Lennox Yearwood describes the political issues that are being addressed at the Hip Hop Caucus. He also talks about the state of hip hop politics and The Green the Block Campaign which aims to fight poverty and pollution at the same time.