Sexism, Hip-Hop and Misogyny

The music that defines youth culture also fuels heated debate. At issue...the degradation of women. We look at taking sexism and misogyny out of hip-hop music.

Guests:

Jay 'Ice Pick' Jackson, senior A&R VP, Ruff Ryders Records

Todd Boyd, critical studies professor, the School of Cinema -Television at U.S.C.

Akiba Solomon, editor, Essence magazine

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