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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Trump’s Muslim registry is “the very tyranny Jefferson abhorred”

Afrispora™ on 01/07/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #kareemabduljabbar

 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

AAA - Triple 'A' Approach, Academics, African-American, Anderson Paak, Critical Thoughts, De La Soul, FWD: FINDS WHILE DIGGIN', hip hop, Kendrik Lamar, Life Anthems, Los Angeles, CA, Music, Open Mike Eagle, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), Pre-Stroke (before March 18, 2014), Salon Culture, Soul, Ye Tumi Academy

AFRISPORA TV (BETA) via Youtube

Afrispora™ on 01/05/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #africa #arts #favorite #music

Happy to say the interest is HIGH amongst my Santa Monica College and L.A. Southwest students in bringing this into FULL existence in 2018… stay connected, enjoy the Beta version and give feedback good folks https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLnKbEZAr8TUK9bYLQl-s1dOoTP903TJJl

Academics, City Planning, Los Angeles, CA, Salon Culture, Urban Planning, Ye Tumi Academy

YE TUMI ACADEMY:American Planning Association-Los Angeles (APA-LA) against Land Use Ballot Measures

Afrispora™ on 11/05/2016 0 Comments

My folks as you can see I am endeavoring toADD tmucch more of the academic content I had in mind to connect to thearts and athletics content that I have cobbled to together online since the late 1990s and since 2005 under the auspices of Afrispora.com. Moving forward, I MUST BUILD A TEAM SINCE THIS … Read More

Academics, Africa, Black history, Documentary Film, Films, Ghana, History, Moviespora, Oxygen Eternal, Research & Development ( R & D), Research & Preparation, Salon Culture, SALUTE, Uganda, United Kingdom, WELP!, Ye Tumi Academy

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ LOST KINGDOMS OF AFRICA

Afrispora™ on 09/18/2016 0 Comments

LOST KINGDOMS OF AFRICA with Dr. Casely-Hayford EPISODES (BBC link ○ ■ ♢ ● □ Videos to be posted but in the mean time feel free to search out and watch these priceless documentaries yourself.

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“Everyday Sunshine” with Fishbone and Filmmakers, Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]

Afrispora™ on 09/18/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #fishbone

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

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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ AFRICA: The Bible & The Gun (Episode 5)

Afrispora™ on 09/15/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #africa:storyofacontinent #basildavidson

Video write ups on documentaries that are assigned as Homework, no longer simply Optional aasignments that 2-5% of the class would submit for Extra credit.  SMH “You must learn.” – as KRS-One put it.  Written & Presented by Basil Davidson , Executive Producer

Academics, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), Purpose, Salon Culture, WELP!, Ye Tumi Academy

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Trolls, true believers and Trump: Decoding the alt-right’s nihilistic revolution” ~ Salon.com

Afrispora™ on 09/01/2016 0 Comments

“”The alt-right, which the Southern Poverty Law Center defines as “a set of far-right ideologies, groups and individuals whose core belief is that ‘white identity’ is under attack by multicultural forces using ‘political correctness’ and ‘social justice’ to undermine white people and ‘their’ civilization,” has grown into a popular buzzword over the past year alongside the Trump campaign. For politically … Read More

African-American, hip hop, History, mUSIC, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), Salon Culture, Soul, Throwback, WELP!, Ye Tumi Academy

FWD ~ ‘De La Soul Is Dead’ 25th Anniversary Mixtape mixed by Chris Read

Afrispora™ on 08/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #25thanniversary #delasoul #nativetongues

In search of musical accompaniment to be played sans earphones at a public laundrymat, I decided to search for De La Soul on Soundcloud ‘jus cuzz’ and voila! I am a Hip Hop head until dearh … Ancestral Vibes through my endeavors to you. Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne De La Soul ‘De La Soul Is Dead’ … Read More

Academics, African-American, Black history, Dr. Clayborne Sayings, hip hop, IF I, Jazz, Life Anthem, Los Angeles, CA, mUSIC, Public History, Salon Culture, Throwback, Tribute, welp, Ye Tumi Academy

Was Ever In A Band – INCOGNITO would be it!!! [IF I]

Afrispora™ on 07/22/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #ifi #incognito

How does a native of South-Central Los Angeles become an avid listener of music and knowledge in general from around the globe and locally. I was born in 1973 to a mother who was an habitual music listener, who herself was descended from a lineage of music connoisseurs.   My family relocated from Houston, TX … Read More

Academics, Africa, African-American, Black history, Documentary Film, European-American History, History, Public History, Salon Culture, Tribute, WELP!, Ye Tumi Academy

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ ‘What to the Slave Is 4th of July?’: James Earl Jones Reads Frederick Douglass’ Historic Speech | Alternet

Afrispora™ on 07/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #4thofjuly #famesearljones #slavery #speech

Some historic words of wisdom from a historic human http://www.democracynow.org/2015/7/3/what_to_the_slave_is_4th http://www.democracynow.org/embed/story/2015/7/3/what_to_the_slave_is_4th http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/what-slave-4th-july-james-earl-jones-reads-frederick-douglass-historic-speech Democracynow.org

Africa, Cellphone Blogs, De La Soul, hip hop, Life Anthems, mUSIC, Pre-Stroke (before March 18, 2014), Salon Culture, SALUTE, Tribute, Ye Tumi Academy

STUMBLE UPONS ~ Fela Kuti Vs. De La Soul – Fela Soul (2011)

Afrispora™ on 07/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #delasoul #felakuti

I believe I heardthis track out right or maybe even a track off of this on a ‘mashup’, which emcompassed a lot of similar views and music culture sensibilities. Well, whatever happened exactly pre-Stroke?, I am so happy for this musical gem that was gifted somehow to me on a fitting day. Respect and happy … Read More

Academics, KPFK, radio, Salon Culture, Television, Ye Tumi Academy

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ DEMOCRACY NOW!: Progressive News

Afrispora™ on 07/02/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #democracynow

One of my most trusted sources for news! – It is that simple. DEMOCRACY NOW! Simply one of the most important news media outlets in this country! Thank you Pacifica Radio and the offshoots you all have launched. This nation has its ‘internal struggles’ as always its seems unfortunately. Yet your hard work has had … Read More

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SALUTE!~”Earthquake Raps” ~ Oxygen Eternal

Afrispora™ on 06/30/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #aotaradiodjangobenvera #benvera #kpfk

“We kick Earthquake Raps” – Oxygen Eternal (Django Craig), also catch him on AOTA Radio (Early A.M. on 90.7 FM -Los Angeles) Listen in on the site immediately after listening to a personal favorite greatly my public bus rides to and fro teaching introductory yet UC-transferable history courses at Los Angeles Southwest College,  Santa Monica … Read More

Academics, Africa, Black history, Cellphone Blogs, European, IF I, mUSIC, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), United Kingdom, Ye Tumi Academy

SALUTE! ~ Dego mix on Gilles Peterson Worldwide

Afrispora™ on 06/21/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #worldwide

~Yes, I am a South-Central Los Angeles native that is a Anglophile musically at least….Thanks to my ear since a young person listening to the David Bowie my Mama was playing to watching the Eurythmics, Duran Duran, Boy George and such on MTV to chilling to Spandeau Ballet as my spun the record while we … Read More

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Ye Tumi Academy! ~ ‘Do we live in a multiverse?’ – It just makes good sense, ijs

Afrispora™ on 05/07/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #academics #arts #athletics #multiverse

Multiverse (links to an The Economist article with a documentary film that is more than worth multi-clicking starting from this blog to view… ‘Multiverse’ theory suggested by microwave background (BBC article) Big Bang Discovery Opens Doors to the “Multiverse”(National Geographic article)  

Academics, African-American, Los Angeles, CA, Post-Stroke 3-22-14), Pre-Stroke (before March 18, 2014), Salon Culture, welp, Ye Tumi Academy

Welp!: ‘Critical’ Hip Hop ~ Open Mike Eagle

Afrispora™ on 04/05/2016 1 Comment

As a long-time friend since the mid-2000s. (I believe?) a time when he came to visit and support the 4Real H.O.P. Institute. And I believe he mentored the youth we were working with at KAOS Networks in Leimert Park. The same spot where the world famous Project Blowed has has been held. From day one, … Read More

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“Coz Ov Money” starring Wanlov and his folks in Ghana, West Africa [MOVIESPORA]

Afrispora™ on 04/02/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #cozovmoni #film #foknbois #profmsiaclark #wanlov

  More info to come. was the presenter for a viewing of this film at Cal State, Los Angeles since I am friends with Dr. Msia Clark, who at the time was a prof professor of African hip hop among other topics there.She is now at Howard University. It was honored and proud to have … Read More