Dec 28, 2015 ... According to Michael Delpleache of Hip Hop Gives Back, a youth empowerment organization, teens are drawn to the fantasies of wealth, ...
Sep 3, 2016 ... Having used Hip Hop culture as a medium to empower youth for the last .... that Hip Hop culture, in the right hands, can have the kind of impact ...
Although rap and hip-hop music can be a force for good, they can also have an extremely negative impact on the attitudes and behaviors of American youth.
The truth of the matter is that there is rap music that is positive and can serve the ... The fact that hip hop has crossed the cultural divide demonstrates its ability to ...
Today's rap music reflects its origin in the hip-hop culture of young, urban, .... In an ironic circle of influence, Jamaican reggae was played on African-American radio ... inside hip-hop to be true to their roots--some admit that many rappers do as ... For many poor, inner-city youth, the gun, which has had a central role in the ...
Hip-hop has grown from its inner-city roots to appeal to a diverse and worldwide ... Unfortunately, it is also having a profound negative impact on young blacks. ... The culture of hip hop can cause some of our best black students to be branded ...
Nov 11, 2015 ... Hip hop has been completely modified into a genre of music that no longer serves its original purpose: voicing the political, social, and cultural struggles of the ... So, why does this matter, and how is this affecting the youth?
Apr 20, 2016 ... Hip-hop is more than a music genre, it is a culture that has shaped America over ... they do not in any way mitigate the overall influence of Hip Hop Nation as a ... purpose that plagued the nineties' generation of black youth.
Jun 12, 2008 ... Dr. West is among several national experts who will be speaking this ... Hip-hop culture was created in the early 1970s by black and Latino ... to influence language, fashion and ways that youth interacted with each other. ... Parents need to intervene and monitor the type of music their children listen to.
Sep 22, 2000 ... Kevin Powell: No, putting something in a museum does not imply that it is dead. ... Hip-hop's influence over the wider American youth culture is quite ... hip-hop's current dominance of youth culture has not come without a price ...