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Flashback Friday: Tupac Shakur’s Interview With Ed Gordon On BET In 1994!

 

 

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June is approaching and Tupac’s biopic, All Eyez On Me, will hit theaters on June 16th. But before the movie hits theaters, let’s take it back down memory lane to one of the late rapper’s interviews with Ed Gordon on BET in 1994.

 

Read a short piece of the video description below. To read more, click on the share link to take you directly to YouTube for more info. Enjoy!

 

“In a highlight of the in-depth conversation, ‘Pac defends the rap game, citing his peers as the ones responsible for bringing widespread attention to violence in the ghettos of America. He also drew parallels to how the right to bear arm is perceived when it comes to black citizens versus white ones. A foreshadowing of the #BlackLivesMatter mantra, Tupac begged the question that remains poignant to this day.”

“Why is a black life any more recuperable than a white life?”

 

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