Jay-Z and Jelani Cobb speak on prison reform, NFL deals, and the hope in hip-hop at inaugural lecture
Jay-Z was met with a standing ovation upon entering The Forum on Columbia’s Manhattanville campus. While Beyoncé—yes, you read that right—slipped inconspicuously into her seat in the audience, Jay-Z sat down to speak on topics ranging from his musical influences to prison reform to his controversial partnership with the National Football League to his historic role in the landscape of hip-hop....
Panelists, including Ta-Nehisi Coates, discuss role of journalism in human and civil rights at J-School symposium
Panels of renowned journalists and professors discussed the evolving role of journalism in covering and engaging with the current political climate at a Journalism School event entitled Born Free and Equal: A Symposium on Journalism and Human Rights on Monday....