“Carry Me Back to Old Virginny,” the song that made a pioneering Black songwriter famous — and infamous…

  How will Rap and Hip Hop songs by Black musicians that use the N-word and seemingly glorify the “thug life” be viewed 140 years from now? I don’t know for sure, of course. But I’m willing to guess there will be various conflicting views among people who are both Black and White. That’s certainly … Read more