Caught a bit of Hopsin’s live IG session then was inspired to dig! Glad I did and knew I was a recent fan of sorts in my mind this thus the tune in on IG but the track above is dope and so familiar of how I process the matters he raps about so well…Much
#ACADEMICFREESTYLE #YETUMIACADEMY Good to see that the video made by a colleague at L.A. Southwest College, Mrs. Drawbond’s (Who trained a lot of us there) came up first in my search. YOU MUST SET UP AN ACCOUNT AT ConferZoom.org — Then watch the videos to get more of a clue and even clues on how to
Watch “Cuba: An African Odyssey” – How Cuba helped end colonialism in Africa [YE TUMI ACADEMY] I was fortunate to have first viewed this film at the Swedish or German Embassy in Accra, Ghana in 2007. I have been promoting in person and via Afrispora.com and elsewhere ever since. The Three Es = Enlightenment, Empowerment,
#DrDDClayborne at the University of Ghana in 1993 during my junior year of college as a UC San Diego as a UC exchange student
“Demonstrated Knowledge!” ~ Afrispora ~ “Connecting Those Connected” since 2005 via Afrispora
So smart COMMUNicated. + Wait for It!
SO ON POINT! Trying to stumbled my way to Fulfilling a ‘Charge’ one of my academic~intellectual
Primary sources are ESSENTIAL in establishing the validity of that whivh follows. I myself was enthused to find this video of the man speaking himself. I’ve to give right Newman props for having a consistently impressive guest list at my beloved how are University appropriately so. Let me watch again now that little distance has
From The New Negro Movement to ‘The New Negroes’ starring Open Mike Eagle & Baron Vaughn, simply brilliant! [ACADEMIC FREESTYLE]
From The New Negro to The New Negroes ~ Alain Locke to MLK, Jr. to Michael Eagle + Baron Vaughn
Yoooooo……did not start this post as a Nipsey Hussle salute and Rest In Power mention YET how could it not be as I am posting a long-term favorite by People of the Stairs,” The L.A. Song” + = Woke Hop
Straight KNOWledge. Medaase Sis!
I did already and continue to rethink and add to what I have lEARNed…Knowledge is around, just make it so that the pursuit of ‘knowledge reigns supreme’ in your life. + …this formerly homeless bruh is Still spreading “The /three Es” in his particular way… Yes, misplaced love can get you!
Public Enemy = “…Psychological Discomfort…” (Sistah Souljah) for the majority ethnic group in this united nation of nations [YE TUMI ACADEMY]
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“Despite this, and despite Levine’s vigorous attempts at wiggling and jumping around to the beat of what may be the whitest drumline in Atlanta, the real star of the show was the pyrotechnics team. ” ~ Bwahaha https://www.salon.com/2019/02/04/super-bowl-in-the-age-of-anxiety-maroon-5s-boring-halftime-show-was-a-symptom-not-the-disease/ Wack game as a Rams fan and EVEN wacker performance, ijs. #DrDDClayborne #BlackStarSports
My kind of holiday spirit + Hip Hop… Stumbled Upons be the best! Right on Doom my MF, my bruh Hip hop virtuoso. Medaase folks, emjoy and share and Stay Connected! Dr. Clayborne
#YETUMIACADEMY #AFRISPORA Fascism expert explains how Trump’s angry rambling is destroying the truth and replacing it with myth HAD TO QUOTE FULLY ” Fascism expert explains how Trump’s angry rambling is destroying the truth and replacing it with myth CHAUNCEY DEVEGA, SALON – COMMENTARY 11 DEC 2018 AT 09:26 ET FlipboardFacebookTwitterLinkedInMore1 President Donald Trump speaks to
INFORMary = Where from am I INFORMed? Identified on this day, in order to better equip me by clearing Connecting key INFORMants that I STRONGly recommend to others to be used to aid others in achieving one or all of the “Three Es = Enlightenment, Empowerment & Enjoyment” #DrClayborneSayings #AfrisporaMindstate Jeremy Scahill from Democracy Now!
Combining terms… to help pinpoint a description (which is fitting in this current domestic socio-political era) “The fasces was carried by the lictors, or attendants, and was characterized by an ax head projecting from a bundle of elm or birch rods about 5 feet (1.5 metres) long and tied together with a red strap; it symbolized
Love all I can perceive about this track! WELL DONE FELLAS! #BrilliantBrothas #SmartSistas #Afrispora #BobloBoat #BobloIsland #JCole #RoyceDa59 Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne aka Don Dada aka Kwame Tumi
I love my friends! One of my MOSST MEANINGFUL favorite Life Anthems. Since, BUT Only for, this Post-Stroke Rehab period, AFRISPORA has turned into only a blog/vlog. Appreciate my real world and online folks that have ‘Held Me Down’ as I probably me first heard Q-Tip say in a verse. It radiated a MEANING then
WELP! …. Had to then, medaase and has to now, forward…
Connecting Those Connected!
Here is a TOO LONG A COMPILATION COMPILATION..of Inspirational stuff…Restaurant Chillouts, +park gatherings, bonfires, meetups at FREE musical events… Trying my best to have a calendar up by June, if possible sooner…in the meantime enjoy FIVE COMMON ARCHIVING MISTAKES
Kofi is Ryan Coogler’s Akan Day Name. Like mine is Kwame (Saturday born), Kofi indicates that he was born on a Friday in 1986 in his case. Each day carries a variety of attributable spiritual (thus behavioral) traits. He is symbolically my/our folks now, so he gets a nickname as a term of endearment. Asante
Yeah Mike, appreciate you! Onward bredren…multiversal! #DrClayborneSayings #Afrispora # https://www.mellomusicgroup.com/collections/cassettes/products/open-mike-eagle-brick-body-kids-still-daydream-cassette?variant=2681464356894 “…ain’t never been to this planet.” LIFE ANTHEMS! ~ (How Could Anyone) Feel At Home Yup off with you cretins, I knew what Michael meant but had to look up the spellings https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cretin
Giving due honor and reflectiveness to my life and our lives… …his words TOO OFTEN seems to fit KWAME NKRUMAH & MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ETERNAL RESPECT! Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne
Q-Tip’s lyricism style and meaningful content HAD A HUGE IMPACT on my ‘questing’ for knowledge…ATCQ led to Dr. Clayborne
#AcademicFreestyleFreestyle #YeTumiAcademy #AfriaporaMindstate
I more that completely understand and by and large agree with you good sirs, salute!
This has been MY CUT….seems to be playing during some pivotal moments over the years…the artistic notations suggest to me that I SHOULD STAY WHO I AM yet evolve. Agreed though it is interesting. #DrClayborneSayings #Afrispora A recent PIVOTAL moment was giving a 1 hour “Brief African History Overview” to the production staff at the
Post-Charlottesville I remember this guy from my graduate years at Howard University from 1996-8 and from around the region up to 2000 when I headed back home to Los Angeles. So proud of him and who would have thought? Yet why not? SALUTE! Bbbiiisssooonnn!!!, Dr. Clayborne Onward!
It is imperative that WE ALL “get studied” up on what just ‘Went Down’ #KnowledgeIsPowerful #Afrispora #DrClayborneSayings I aim to ponder, search and get enlightened by those that know more than I – yikes “Way of the Akoben (Asante War Horn)”
As a resident of his hometown, Carson [then resident] I gotta show respect to Ras Kass and Apollo Brown…Soul on Ice is a must listen – Hip Hop classic!
Trump & Populism both Near and Far [U.S. to Europe and elsewhere] – Updated 9/5/18 (YE TUMI ACADEMY) ~
“They are talking but are you recognizing what is being said and Listening? I know I am. Updated 6/9/18 Mr. Chuck Schumer said “He’s talking like a populist, but he’s governing like a hard right-wing guy,totally different than the way he campaigned.” “Trump’s first days & the continued rise of ‘populist’ groups in Europe” This
YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Oddisee – Our People Are Trapped In A System That Is Designed To Make Us Fail (247HH)
A great thinker who happens to be a great musical artist ( lyricist and producer) I knew he has long been my favorite MC for years. Rigtheous thoughts good sir, respect Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne
YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Trump’s Muslim registry is “the very tyranny Jefferson abhorred”
We are not going back into ‘serfdom’ of any sort. . As in trading in our civil liberties which people fought and died for in the past for various intertwining reasons and if for nothing else their ‘humanity’. – Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne
“Everyday Sunshine” with Fishbone and Filmmakers, Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]
From my college days at UC San Diego… good times! A blend of funk, ska, reggae, hip hop and more, Fishbone is dope A good watch “Preserving ‘Cultural capital’ of note in order to better inform myself and others.” – Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne