Vee Bravo, Media Activist :: 120 Seconds

Vee Bravo, a volunteer in the Riker's Island prison system for 10 years, misses facilitating dialogue with incarcerated youth on life, culture and freedom.

K’Naan, MC + Musician :: 120 Seconds

Somali MC & musician Knaan shares his views on language as not only a tool for communication but also as a cultural carrier and its influence in the way we view ourselves and our surrounding environment.

J. Period, Mixtape Assassin :: 120 Seconds

With an impressive list of mixtapes under his belt, J. Period expands on the history of hip hop through the eyes of the DJ and breaks down how the mixtape is the last vestige of the culture.