When hip-hop meets politics

The Washington Post
August 22, 2013 AT 3:43 PM
On Background's Nia-Malika Henderson is kickin' it old school to commemorate the 40th anniversary of hip-hop. The Post's Clinton Yates, Lester Spence of Johns Hopkins University and Erik Nielson of the University of Richmond join us to look at how the genre has often been a tool for political engagement and sometimes a source of political controversy.