If you are awarded a grammy, you are considered to be the best artist among your peers. The problem is, the Grammys is a white-dominated organization and while it has long "included" non-white people, specifically Black people in the music business, the industry continues to support, promote and reward music that is harmful to black people in general and black women and girls specifically.
February 28, 2014
Nearly three years ago reactors at Fukushima in Japan melted down sending radioactivity into the air and water. Sailors on board the USS Reagan were sent to help but turned back as radiation from the nuclear power plants and a metallic taste in their mouths worried them. Sailors are now suing TEPCO and the US Navy. Tune in today live at five on Occupy The Microphone for this story and more.