Can hip-hop be used to further social justice?
Is hip-hop conventionally seen as a tool for social justice or critique? Why or why not?
Why can hip-hop be a powerful tool for activism? Do you believe it is more useful for this than other genres of music? Why or why not?
Please find a youtube video of an artist that you believe is using hip-hop in a more conscious matter and post it on your blog. Explain your reasoning behind choosing this video.
What are some of the barriers to hip-hop artists creating and marketing critical hip-hop?