Sunday, February 13, 2011

Chess brings presence....

                                                                              
I'm fusing music, chess and martial arts to help people gain a true level of presence. I want to help them transcend their faith, without leaving their religion. I want to help them transcend their race, but not forget who they are. I want them to transcend the need for violence, but still have the knowledge and the courage to defend whats sacred. - Adisa Banjoko, Founder Hip-Hop Chess Federation
 

Pop Smoke: Gangs, Guns and Dying Young

Recently rapper  Pop Smoke (born Bashar Barkah Jackson) was murdered in LA. It took a lot of folks by surprise and it has been very sad....