How has the globalization of hip-hop affected East African Youth?

The spread of hip-hop onto the global sphere can present somewhat of a paradox. On the one hand, hip-hop is a symbolic fight by the weak against oppressive forces; forces who have dominated social, economic, and political wealth throughout time.  On the other hand, hip-hop has become such a global phenomenon that the “invisible hand”…

Colorado filmmaker to hold private screening of documentary about Tanzanian youth movement December 10th

Colorado-based filmmaker Charlie Smith will be holding a private screening of a documentary film about a Tanzanian youth leadership movement this coming Tuesday at RedLine Art Gallery. Smith has been documenting the travels of a group called Bold Leaders for several years now, from their home country of Tanzania to the United States. Bold Leaders…