Tag: Ferguson

Nia-Malika Henderson: “How Ferguson and Eric Garner Show the Political Power of Hip-Hop”

Journalist Writes About Power of Music and Activism in WaPo Article DEC 17, 2014 – Nia-Malika Henderson wrote a great piece for WaPo about Ferguson, Eric Garner, and how Hip-Hop musical-activism, especially with Hip-Hop artists in Missouri like T-Dubb-O, are helping foment and energize the protest movement behind these senseless killings by police officers. Check […]

JTMP Calls for Silence as Michael Brown Laid to Rest

FERGUSON FUNERAL SPOTLIGHT OF NATION’S GRIEF TODAY The funeral services for Michael Brown will be held today, and Michael’s father has called for silence as Michael is laid to rest today, and we echo those calls. The services will be attended by thousands,¬†and will be carried by many TV networks. Rest in peace Michael. (photo […]

JTMP VIDEO: Ferguson Activists Talk Voting – Lauryn Hill’s “Black Rage (Sketch)”

WARNING: VIDEO CONTAINS PHOTOS OF HANGINGS VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED AUG 22, 2014 – JTMP has released a video hoping to spark a discussion and motivation for the people in Ferguson to talk about registering to vote, getting informed on who your leaders are, voting, and getting involved. We as America also need to make sure […]