NY Governor Cuomo’s Justice Agenda: Child Victims Act in 2019 Budget

From Child USAAdvocacy: Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today that the Child Victims Act will be a part of his Annual Budget and reaffirmed his promise to enact the CVA within the first 100 days of 2019.  University of Pennsylvania Professor, Marci A. Hamilton, interim CEO of CHILD USAdvocacy, and co-founder of New Yorkers Against Hidden Predators, […]

#MuteCharlamagne Exploding on Twitter After Airing of R Kelly Docuseries

The Breakfast Club’s on-air personality Lenard Larry McKelvey, known professionally as Charlamagne tha God, is under fire after viewers of Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly series were shocked by his appearance in the film condemning R. Kelly. Charlamagne appeared in the last episode of the series to condemn R. Kelly. In a Breakfast Club clip, Chalamagne […]

New Film on the Child Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Afrika Bambaataa and the Zulu Nation is in Post-Production

A year before the MeToo Movement took off, another story broke that shook the foundation of hip-hop. One of hip-hop’s founding fathers was accused of being a pedophile. Shocking allegations of child molestation against Afrika Bambaataa surfaced in 2016 when several men came forward with claims that Bambaataa and others from his organization, the Zulu […]

Hot97 DJs Poo Poo on Bambaataa Protesters During Christmas Eve Marathon

New York – During a Christmas Eve Marathon on New York radio station Hot97, Funkmaster Flex, Red Alert and Chuck Chillout publicized the December 22, 2018 event at SOB’s with no mention of the Bambaataa protesters or the allegations of child sexual abuse. The top tier DJ Funk Flex gave a shout out to Afrika […]

Afrika Bambaataa Denied Entry into New York Nightclub After Protest (Video)

New York – Sounds of Brazil (SOB’s) nightclub denied entry to hip-hop pioneer Afrika Bambaataa on Saturday, December 22, 2018. Phone calls, emails, social media posts, and an on-site protest against his scheduled appearance were made to the venue by an outraged public. Bambaataa, who has been accused of molesting boys and having sex with […]

Grandmaster T.C. Izlam’s Murder and Documentary Footage

approximately 2:05 pm on Thursday, June 8, 2017, Grandmaster T.C. Izlam was found unresponsive with a single gun shot wound to the chest on an Atlanta sidewalk. Preliminary police reports say that T.C. Izlam was accosted by two men and subsequently shot by one of them. He was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at Grady […]

Revisionist Hip Hop and the Over Glorification of Afrika Bambaataa

mong all the shame and disgrace that Bambaataa has earned for himself, there are the passionate reactions of the public whose shock is compounded by the mythic narrative of Afrika Bambaataa being, “The Father of Hip Hop.” Let me correct that very bluntly: That is pure bullshit. If he is the father of anything, it […]

Afrika Bambaataa: Inside the Mind of a Cult Leader

      You gave me fortune You gave me fame You gave me power in your God’s name I’m every person you need to be I’m the cult of personality Song by “Living Colour”   ip Hop Legend and Pioneer Afrika Bambaataa is facing a litany of child molestation allegations said to have taken […]