There is a generation of people who are interested in technology, hip hop, and politics and haven’t been spoken to. As the hip hop generation continues to grow The Source magazine wants to be a median to communicate important issues that affect all generations, all colors and all creeds.
A lot has been said about the proposed tax giveaway to the wealthiest Americans and the austerity measures recommended by President Obama’s deficit commission. However, an analysis of the impact that both proposals would have on black and brown Americans has been missing from the conversation. U.S. Census Bureau projections show that the nation is […]
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.
During a breakout session at last winter’s White House Fiscal Responsibility Summit, President Obama’s chief economic advisor Larry Summers introduced the subject of Social Security reform by suggesting that an increase in the retirement age may be a prudent consideration given that “Americans are living longer”. When it was my turn to speak, I pointed […]