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About hiphopchessfederation

The Hip Hop Chess Federation fuses music chess and martial arts to promote unity, strategy and non-violence. Our goal is to improve the intellectual, cultural and artistic state of young American minds.

TONIGHT HHCF Hosts Check The Technique Author Brian Coleman!!

A meeting of east coast and west coast Hip-Hop minds taking place at the HHCF Community Center. We journey into the cultural context of what makes a classic Hip-Hop album and what constitutes the “Golden Age”. The discussion will also … Continue reading

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RZA Joins Hip-Hop Chess Federation to Launch Chess and Martial Arts Program in St. Louis

RZA Joins Hip-Hop Chess Federation to Launch Chess and Martial Arts Program in St. Louis Wu-Tang Clan Founding Member and HHCF Unite to Promote Nonviolence    RZA Joins Hip-Hop Chess Federation to Launch Chess and Martial Arts Program in St. … Continue reading

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Today HHCF Community Education Center Opens

In a few hours, Hip-Hop Chess Federation will open its first community education center. When we started this org none of us had any idea what would happen. I remember getting my kids in the car before our first event. … Continue reading

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St. Louis Rapper 2Saint, Asheru and Tajai on A Kings Self Portrait

http://www.datpiff.com/pop-mixtape-player.php?id=mbd260ce&tid=10 Check A Kings Self Portrait feat. St. Louis rapper 2Saint, Asheru (boondocks) and Tajai from Hieroglyphics. #nonviolence #STL The hook had a whole different meaning when we dropped this in the winter. Now its just haunting. #MikeBrown

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Today’s Math: Cultural Exclusion in the Stem Trend

Today’s Math: Cultural Exclusion Within the STEM Trend By: Adisa Banjoko Can we talk about the top 1% and the bottom 99?/ Or the wise 5% and the deaf, dumb and blind 85?/ Or how the circle 7 and the … Continue reading

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Illusory Protection: Education & The Prison Industrial Complex

Illusory Protection: Education & The Prison Industrial Complex by Adisa Banjoko and Arash Daneshzadeh | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) “He confused science fiction with science facts, He couldn’t separate the block, from recorded tracks” – GZA, Illusory Protection In … Continue reading

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HHCF Community Center Opens August 16th!!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PR Contact: Meek Gaborski contact@hiphopchessfederation.org Hip-Hop Chess Federation Celebrates Grand Opening of Community Center HHCF Celebrates Community Education Center August 16th July 16, 2014 – San Jose, CA- The Hip-Hop Chess Federation (HHCF) is proud to announce … Continue reading

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