Tajai from Souls of Mischief/Hieroglyphics Crew Interview

Rhythmic Mind interview with Tajai of Souls of Mischief/Hieroglyphics, discussing how hip hop has been a therapeutic force in his life, on many levels.  He unpacks how, in the face of the political, social and economic oppression his community faced while growing up in East Oakland, hip hop/rap provided a crucial and much needed source of positive reinforcement.  He touches on how hip hop has been a path to self fulfillment, a means of sharpening focus, and a powerful tool for stress relief.