New Video – Versus – Debate: Hip Hop On Trial

My thanks to Shadow & Act for this link. Here’s a cool video on prominent peoples talking the pro’s and con’s of hip hop and rap!

Jesse JacksonKRS-OneQ-TipEstelle?uestloveTouréMichael Eric DysonTricia Rosedream hamptonP. J. O’RourkeJaron Lanier, and some 10 other rappers, poets, academics and pundits came together in London on June 26th, just 3 days ago, to debate the motion, “Hip-Hop on Trial: Hip-Hop Doesn’t Enhance Society, It Degrades it,” chaired by the BBC’s Emily Maitlis, and moderated online by Jemima Khan.

Presented by Intelligence Squared and Google+, it was the third in their new joint debate series, Versus.  – Courtney.

This is a cracking video!