Asheru

One World Sovereignty – Nappy Riddem feat. Asheru (shot on location at Occupy Wall Street, NYC)

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Asheru performs in Capetown, SA for “Equal Education For All” Rally

This was a moving moment, I had the honor of performing alongside HHP in support of several thousand student protesters in Cape Town, South Africa. Organized by Equal Education (EE), a community member organization that advocates for quality and equality in the South African education system and engages in evidence-based activism for improving all of the nation’s schools. On this day, they assembled students in Capetown to rally to increase the number of libraries in the nation's schools. Currently there are only 8% of schools with suitable libraries, so they took to the streets demanding...

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Asheru Performance at the Kennedy Center, February 18th …FREE!

As part of the Guerilla Arts Green Line Initiative, Asheru will be taking the stage at the Kennedy Center's Millenium Stage for a FREE show on Friday, February 18th at 6pm.

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Asheru Returns from 2010 World Cup Tour of South Africa…

Some of you are aware that I have made several travels to South Africa this year, and courtesy of my comrade, fellow Guerilla Artist and Bloombars artist-in-residence, Hip Hop Pantsula (HHP), I had the honor and privelege of visiting during the unprecedented, African hosted, 2010 World Cup.  On this most recent trip, I was able to participate in some world changing, once-in-a-lifetime events – from attending the opening World Cup soccer match, to performing at fanparks and other World Cup games and festivities across the country.  I was also able to participate in some community outreach efforts...

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Asheru in Capetown, SA performs for “Equal Education for All” Rally

This was a moving moment, I had the honor of performing alongside HHP in support of several thousand student protesters in Cape Town, South Africa. Organized by Equal Education (EE), a  community member organization that advocates for quality and equality in the South African education system and engages in evidence-based activism for improving all of the nation’s schools. On this day, they assembled students in Capetown to rally to increase the number of libraries in the nation's schools. Currently there are only 8% of schools with suitable libraries, so they took to the streets demanding...

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Recent Press on H.E.L.P.

Over the last few months, I have been able to get some local media coverage around H.E.L.P. in the classroom: The first was this article, written by Marcus Moore for the Montgomery County (MD) Gazette. The article follows a teacher by the name of Helen Dana, who is using H.E.L.P. in her classes at Quince Orchard High School. Helen is an inspiration for other teachers who are looking for new and innovative ways to make the content connect with their students everyday lives. The next big look we got was on local News Channel 8 and NBC affiliate News Channel 4. Here are the videos: (Notice...

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Asheru Live at Southpaw Brooklyn 1.23.10

Asheru live @ Southpaw in Brooklyn from Heron Gibran.

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