Mind food Monday was opened with Djehuti Ma’at-Ra owner and operator of www.dhealthstore.com and the face of Dhealthstore on youtube. this excerpt was Called Fuck your Unity http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFzw32IV2IA and it was played because the truth sometimes needs to come from someone who doesn’t know you at all understanding is found when you listen before you speak up or out.
the music that followed was By @Chewy A Brooklyn rapper independent from all lables and promoting himself the only way some of us understanding how to, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCxreYQQi4c – Fueled By hate can be heard and seen on youtube. unfortunately I don’t have the actual link to the Mp3 or LP.
the next excerpt I played was from the self Proclaimed Honorable Pastor Manning, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17m8OnHC7dQ his views are that of his own and his flock as he is an ordained minister and he is very active and predominate in the conservative realm of thinking. I played this only because in reality of today we face a crucial problem among our-self , but to denounce our great history and actual accomplishments goes to show the ignorance that leaders and followers have.
Ignorance cannot breed more then Ignorance, the attempt to break the mind-frame of ignorance is important and with the right tools anything is possible, Dr Henry Louis gates attempts to understand the ignorance and how we came to this point and how we can go further in this small clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yt0hjEuID_c
@MspaigeMusic graced us with an all new record http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIO9gv2dD68 Higher –
and @Chewy left us with his Known Lyrical Production http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6uLCiyHMBs The Intro , and @Spell_Philippe’s In the Air https://soundcloud.com/jphilippe/the-air-ft-alvietron
The Great Tupac Amaru Shakur graced us with a little piece of reality – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BuCDGCrU1Ek its time to stop worring about the illuminate and worry about those who try to discredit African American Scholars on the basis of Eurocentric views and concepts of supremacy – Dr Henry Louis gates was attacked for his stance in understanding Lingustics and culture By a Conservative talk show Host http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkfEraq9-Qk this man basically attacked African American Culture and does on a daily basis to the surprise of me other African Americans agree with him ?
Michael Eric Dyson is the Brother who articulated himself so well in the face of coded derogatory linguistics on an hbo show –http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FO9Eg0Gfr0
Amari Baraka – was featured as a guest of in-depth thought, his poetry that of the Ancestral African American Call http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1c66XvCffg and he was the only person I could Choose to bring in Dr Khalid Mohammad’s interview with Phil Donahue http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrdGS9onk08 and what would honor be without the call of el haj Malik shabazz ( malcom X ) the house negro and the field negro. http://youtu.be/snzSkny3SZ0 and to top off the inspiration Marcus Garvey http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EFhksjZYTds
To deny the Garden of Eden its Roots in Africa is astounding with genetic archeology being done – DNA is unlocking the migration of Modern Man – Spencer Wells the Journey of man Documentary helps to squash one part f the Myth that African Americans are some how Indians http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aPIvjAYImw
Dr Gates explains the harsh reality of slavery and the slave trade – southern politics and understanding Fredrick douglass and the civil War black soldiers and their contribution to American History http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELaZpZovbkM sometimes the truth is hard to hear