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We Need to Talk

Even as a hip-hop head, we have bigger priorities than Hip Hop Celebration Day

Senate passes bill acknowledging hip-hop on Aug. 11 and November

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I was born and raised in hip-hop culture. I’m not talking about SoundCloud rappers and “deejays” with an iPhone. I’m talking about breaking (commonly referred to as “breakdancing”) being the norm, along with emceeing…

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Let’s chat about my oddball thoughts on family, relationships and activism — with a dose of comedy, too.

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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Check out her 3 Medium pubs: I Do See Color, Tickled and We Need to Talk. (Doggone World and Homegrown are now on Substack.) Visit Shamontiel.com

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