Thursday April 16th, Prop Anon and Reality Sandwich present: INFINITY BLESSINGS, a panel event exploring the spiritual and philosophical foundations of hip-hop culture.
Speakers inlcude: Allah B from the Nations of the Gods and Earth's; Brother Shep from the original Black Panther Party and the Universal Zulu Nation; Dr. Shaka Zulu from the Universal Zulu Nation; Lawyer and Activist, King Downing;Why-G from the Optimus Foundation; and Propaganda Anonymous. The discussion will be moderated by Daniel Pinchbeck, there will be an hour for a question and answer period.
The panel will discuss the foundations of hip-hop, as well as the positive influence hip-hop culture can have in every city, suburb, and state all over the world.
Special attention will be paid to the Lessons of the Nation of the Gods and Earths; the goals and strategies of the Original Black Panther Party; the beliefs and Infinity Lessons of the Universal Zulu Nation; the protection of the civil rights of Hip-Hop artists; the mentoring programs of the Optimus Foundation; discussion of the continued effort to live in peace with the environment through specific actions like involvement with urban environmentalism campaigns and the role shamanic medicine's play in all of this.
Thursday April 16th, (doors 6pm, talk 7 to 10pm
The Player's Theater
115 Macdougal St (btw. Bleeker and W. 3rd)
After party at Sutra Lounge, 11pm to 4am
1st and Houston
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