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The Police and Gangs Of Southern California

Police violence influences the Hip Hop sounds coming out of Southern California.

How Public Enemy's 'Fight The Power' Became an Anthem

Spike Lee finds the anthem for his new film with Public Enemy in 'Fight the Power.'

How Jesse Jackson’s ‘84 Run Empowered the Black Community

The 1980s was a time of urban decay, but also saw an expansion of the Black middle class.

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