Make rhymes not war: the hip hop solution to gang violence | Curio

Make rhymes not war: the hip hop solution to gang violence

7 mins | May 18, 2018

Hip hop is often associated with gangs. But what if hip-hop was also a potential path away from violence? Jooyoung Lee, writing in Aeon magazine, explores the success of open-mic workshops which double as safe spaces where young black men can hang out away from the menacing shadow of gang violence.

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From Aeon magazine