Brooklyn MC Shabaam Sahdeeq who dropped the hip hop classic “Arabian Nights” comes back with another banger that takes the youth on an archaeological and metaphorical adventure into Ancient Egypt to find the lost art of hip hop. Shabaam Sahdeeq’s new album “Keepers of the Lost Art“ is out now.
Existence is Resistance will be attending this great event. We will have our t-shirts for sale and linking up with other activists in the movement. Check it out.
A FREE Celebration Of Urban Life Through Hip-Hop, Intergenerational Health, And Environmental Action.
We are gearing up and getting excited for our 5th Life is Living in Oakland. Every year keeps getting better than the next and this one is sure to exemplify the greatness of the people of Oakland.
Music Concerts featuring:
Ensemble Mik Nawooj, Dynamic, Rico Pabon, YGB GOLD,
The 6th Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle: Tribute to Mic Dream
The Hood Games Skating Exhibition in Town Park
The Food Justice STEMposium – Health Fair and Food Justice Exhibition ft. Peoples Kitchen, SOS Juice, thebiggerpicture.org, and special guests
Reflections of Healing Mural Project Installation ft. Brett Cook
The Oakland Bandits Girls Softball Clinic and Exhibition
The Cipher ft. Do Dat, Tommie Sheppard and 30+ Bay Area MC’s
Kids Zone ft. Youth Activism, Youth Performances, the West Oakland Read-in and other special guests and activities
Art Engagement with renowned Bay Area Artists including: Favianna Rodriguez, Keba Konte, K DUB, Karen Seneferu, and many others
Vendors, Food, Health Screenings, Barter Town, Swimming, and moreLil Bobby Hutton Park
Pittsburgh MC and activist Jasiri X flips Drakes tracks into a message condemning the current state of hip hop and addressing a range of topics affecting the Black community such as the NYPD shooting of Kimani Gray amongst others.
Thursday December 6, 2012 from 4pm – 11pm.
Existence is Resistance presents Hands Off Gaza (Part 2), a fundraising benefit event to raise medical aid for Gaza.
Film Screening, Panel Discussion and Performances from 4pm – 10pm – People are welcome to come anytime – this is a fundraising event and all proceeds raised will go directly for medical aid in Gaza. Complimentary refreshments will be available.
4PM – 6.30PM
MAZZI (SOUL PURPOSE) – Traveled to Gaza in 2009 and the West Bank in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012
JASIEL- Traveled to the West Bank in 2012More to be announced9PM – 10PM
$20 SUGGESTED DONATION