*Dr. Boyce Watkins is a professor at Syracuse University that is a contributing writer for Newsone.

Last week, he delivered an interesting perspective on a segment of the Hip Hop world that he contends is destroying the black community…one life at a time.

While a lot of us believe that there are a lot of great artists to be found under the guise of Hip-Hop, there are some poison berries in the group choking the life of the genre and our children. (more…)