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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.

NEW AUDIO: Podcast on Hip-Hop, Technology and Entertainment

New Bishop Chronicles podcast covers Adisa Banjoko on his recent travels talking at Oberlin College and University of Connecticut. He also has a great conversation with filmmaker Thembisa MShaka about TV shows like Empire, Scandal and Fresh off the Boat. The show … Continue reading

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HHCF’s Raw Allstar Cheer Wins National Title

For Immediate Release PR Contact: cheer@rawtalents.org Bay Area’s RAW Allstar Cheer Team Wins National Championship Tri-City Cheer and Hip-Hop Dance Team Take Top Honors 4/22/2015 Fremont, CA- A co-ed team of Bay Area youth ranging from 5-17 years old had … Continue reading

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Help Scholarship Kids to Join HHCF Mind Over Matter Program

DONATION LINK: https://www.tilt.com/campaigns/help-kids-join-chess-arts-fitness-program/description The Hip-Hop Chess Federation needs your help in getting 50 scholarships for youth in the HHCF Mind Over Matter  mentoring program. This  is a 12 week program created to give American youth of all backgrounds (7-17 years … Continue reading

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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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