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Is Hip Hop Destroying Black America?

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Black self-contempt seeping into African American culture is irrefutable, as is the fact that it is misconstrued, unchallenged, and undervalued. The unparalleled intense emotion of internalized self-hatred currently plaguing the minds of numerous Blacks is not an ordinary phenomenon developed from centuries of evolution. It is not a nameless occurrence empty of a coherent justification. It is simply the consequence of an intentionally condemned system of suppression and control. An enormous scheming method used for preserving the present grand image of society. Oh, what treacherous lengths has America traveled to conceal this horrific secrete. As the wealthy, influential, white elites continue to define the standard of true living through mass media, African Americans are forced to lives cloaked with self-hate.

The misshapen portrayal of Black America in media magnifies the negative aspects to the point that it deforms reality. These media programs operate as psychosocial exploitation agendas. These programs are intended to fracture African Americans’ sense of Black racial identity, commitment, and harmony by enslaving them to images of the most deceptive worst in themselves while persuading them that they respect, value, and trust only Whites. It is a clandestine arrangement of power that secures the prolongation of white supremacy by ensuring that African Americans continue to be the most culturally debased and most economically oppressed people in America.

Not only is it in main stream media, but black entertainment is also posing an issue. The media’s incessant battering of the African American consciousness is deliberately adulterating their feeling of cultural cohesion, shaping the fiber of self-hatred, and producing...

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... the additional dispersal of this toxin among our people, and we must abolish the control of those who are spreading it. It would be insufferable for such influence to be in the hands of the covetous capitalist white elites with standards and interests unlike our own. But to allow the white elites, with their centuries of heartless racist domination, to maintain such supremacy over us is equivalent to race suicide. Certainly, the point that so many Blacks today are bursting with a sense of racial self-abhorrence is a disturbing result of the white control over media.

And while this media psychosocial program is more covert than those earlier racist systems used in America’s history against African Americans, its marks are very tangible and damaging. In fact, this scheme is by far the most skillful organization ever arranged against African American population.
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