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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... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 21 apr. 2015
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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... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 8 apr. 2015
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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... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 5 mrt. 2015
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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... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 28 feb. 2015
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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... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 16 jan. 2015
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    • HHCF Drops Chess Hustlers Anthem

      Hip-Hop Chess Federation announced they are dropping Street Games Vol. 2 Feb 28th 2015. The mixtape will be produced by DJ Rob Flow and hosted by Grandmaster Maurice Ashley and Eugene Brown (the subject of Life of A King). You can listen to the fi... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 13 jan. 2015
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    • Seinfeld and Wale Drop Life is A Chess Game

      Platinum rapper Wale releases FESTIVUS mixtape featuring Life is a Chess Game with Jerry Seinfeld opening up the track. https://soundcloud.com/walefolarin/the-chess-match-produced-by-bks | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 23 dec. 2014
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    • MMA Fighter D'Juan Owens on Hip-Hop, Chess and Martial Arts

        MMA Fighter and BJJ Purple Belt D'Juan Owens D'Juan "Dirty South" Owens is an MMA figher and BJJ practitioner fighting out of Durham, North Carolina. He also happens to be a phenomenal Bboy and chess player. The HHCF sponsor... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 7 dec. 2014
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    • TONIGHT! HHCF Hosts Author Brian Coleman of Check The Technique Vol. 2 !!

      TONIGHT!! 3396 Seldon Ct. Fremont, CA 7:30-9:30 PM  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 ... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 13 nov. 2014
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    • The Bishop and The Grandmaster

      By: Adisa Banjoko and Grandmaster Maurice Ashley  I don’t play either side or the king, I play God/ Heavenly wars played out on hand carved boards –Rakaa Iriscience, 64 Squares in the Cipher    Thinking Like A King  About seven years ... | Lees meer

      • HipHopChess
      • | 16 okt. 2014
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