The covers for Los Angeles Magazine’s April issue have created quite a stir on the internet, especially with those not reading into the entire context. These covers have sparked debate over race representation in the media. No matter how you look at it, the article brings forth some very interesting information that we all should pay attention to. Hit the jump to see an interesting infographic and alternate covers.
Newest episode of GGN has Snoop Dogg discussing Trayvon Martin and racial perspectives with his guests Mario Van Peebles and Faizon Love. We think it’s great that Snoop is using his popular platform to speak on this situation.
What’s a more interesting way to learn more about the world than hopping on a cruise? The cruise is put on by The Institute for Shipboard Education and for this particular cruise one can take on a 15-day cruise incorporating both lectures and hands-on exploration. The cruise passes along Mexico’s Baja peninsula toward the Isthmus of Panama and Ecuador. If you’re interested you can get more details here courtesy of Groupon.
Interesting piece we found showing hip-hop and urban American’s influence on people in Japan. Check it out.
There are more photos like this here and other places on the internet as images began to populate social networks like Flickr, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter via people in attendance. The protest was a national event in response to the murder of 17 year old Trayvon Martin and the arrest of his murderer (or lack thereof).