6 minutes read March 8, 2013 The media caricature of Hugo Chávez The mainstream media has been in overdrive working lockstep to uphold their ridiculous caricature of Hugo Chávez. The campaign has led to some pretty desperate and shallow displays of journalism…… Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read May 31, 2011 'The Ballad of the Black Gold' Keeping with the oil theme, here’s Talib Kweli, featuring his frequent collaborator Hi-Tek and Imani Uzuri, from June 2010. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read April 27, 2010 The music video is not dead An incendiary piece of video art, more like a short film–of raids, profiling and state terrorism–done by director Romain Gravas, for a new M.I.A. joint, “Born Free.” It was initially….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read April 13, 2010 The Narcicyst [vodpod id=Video.3327165&w=450&h=370&fv=] Live performance in Rennes, France, by the Dubai-born, Iraqi-Canadian rap MC, who is now a solo performer but for a while fronted the hip hop band, Euphrates. It….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.