The Relationship Between Hip-Hop And Politics

The voice of hip-hop has been more vocal than ever about the power of the political process.

Photo credit: Rolling Stones Magazine

Representation Matters

In 2008, Barack Obama not only became the first African-American President, but he was the first politician of his stature to make politics even remotely “cool” in the hip-hop community. President Obama looked like us, and embraced…



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Justin Patton

Spoken word artist and writer. Living my life and writing about it along the way, it just might inspire somebody. IG: @iamjustinpatton