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    • HHCF Hosts Speed Chess Tournament At Mighty 4 on June 27th in Union City, CA!

      Come out to Mighty 4 Hip-Hop event in Union City, CA !! There will be top dancers from around the world performing and attending. For more information LISTEN to the Bishop Chronicles where Adisa Banjoko interviews Mighty 4 Founder Paulskeee  htt... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.06.12.
      • | 718 megtekintés
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    • The Chinese Connection: Chess Hip-Hop and Martial Arts Pt. 1

      The Chinese Connection: Chess, Hip-Hop and Martial Arts Pt. 1 By: Adisa Banjoko   The HHCF’s fusion of Hip-Hop, chess and martial arts has always been about the blending of art, science and subcultures. A lot of people laughed at us in the ... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.06.02.
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    • HHCF Awarded Grant for Summer Chess Program for At-Risk Teens

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PR Contact: Meek Gaborski contact@hiphopchessfederation.org   City of San Jose Awards Hip-Hop Chess Federation Grant for Chess and Life Strategies Summer Camp HHCF Opens FREE Summer Camp to Keep Kids Focused on School a... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.05.14.
      • | 794 megtekintés
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    • VIDEO: Oberlin College Lecture on Chess and Hip-Hop

      Video of HHCF Sounder Adisa Banjoko speaking at Oberlin College on the history of Hip-Hop, chess, martial arts and nonviolence. Oberlin College Lecture 1 vid (I speak at 1:44) v=pmzafCgVvYo Oberlin College Lecture 2 vid: v=dvA9TeQpYxc | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.05.09.
      • | 849 megtekintés
      • | 1 hozzászólás
    • Tupac, Prison and Chess

      “ If they had lived in another kind of society, their exceptional mathematical talents might have been better used. But they were Black.” - Malcolm X Malcolm X was mentored by many people as he learned to hustle on the streets of Boston and N... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.05.02.
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    • New Bishop Chronicles Podcast covers Chess Lecture at Oberlin and UConn + More!

       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 of... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.04.21.
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    • Sacrifice Everything for the Empire!

      Sometimes you gotta be willing to sacrifice your queen, in order to win the game. - Lucious Lyons, EMPIRE Everybody is talking about the TV smash Empire these days. In just a few short months the show has overtaken the ratings and the streets... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.04.08.
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    • HHCF Founder to speak at University of Wisconsin Whitewater March 9th!

      An activist and educator -- who is working to keep communities safe across the country -- will give a free public lecture at UW-Whitewater titled "Promoting Youth Empowerment and Non-Violence through Hip Hop, Chess and Martial Arts." Adisa Banjok... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.03.05.
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    • HHCF Founder Keynoting Art and Education Conference

      If you are a parent or educator who wants to know about the HHCF methodology or just get your mind BLOWN learning about how Rap music and Hip-Hop help kids learn.......COME ON OUT TO ROCK THE SCHOOL BELLS MARCH 7th at Skyline College. Visit www.r... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.02.28.
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    • WATCH: HEC-TV on Living Like Kings Exhibit at WCHOF!

      HEC-TV did a special TV feature on The Hip-Hop Chess Federation being the inspiration for the Living Like Kings Exhibit. The feature has exclusive interivews with Shannon Bailey of WCHOF, HHCF Founder Adisa  Banjoko, film producer Benjamin Ka... | Bővebben

      • HipHopChess
      • | 2015.01.16.
      • | 662 megtekintés
      • | 1 hozzászólás