As-salamu alaykum. Ramadan begins today and during the month-long observance, Muslims abstain from food. Islamic leaders from are calling for the Obama administration to cease force feeding at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp in Cuba. In the video above, Mos Def demonstrates how the procedure is administered. Now would be a good time to put away breakfast. guardian
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Unreleased footage from the film flashes across the screen for the title track of Jeymes Samuel’s western flick, They Die By Dawn. Draw! okp
In the wake of the Floyd vs. City of New York trial, the artist formerly known as Mos Def brings some awareness to NYPD’s Stop-And-Frisk program with this public service announcment. nr
Yasiin Bey performed at La Bataclan in Paris earlier today. During his set, Kanye crashed the set with an interesting rendition of “Can’t Tell Me Nothin” along with Robert Glasper. Ohhh. info
Produced by Kanye, OKP liberates the CDQ of an unreleased track presumably recorded during his Tru3 Magic session.
Hallelujah. Following the live premiere
We haven’t heard much from Yaasin Bey and Mannie Fresh since their studio session. But last week out in Phoenix, Yaasin Bey premiered “Black Jesus” and “Young Love” for the Celebrity Theatre. okp