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Gangsta Rap Claims Journo: From the Feather Leather Weather Archives

November 27th, 2013
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A-to-the-D, The Renegade Jew

In this edition of the FLW archives, a dark time in rap journalism is recalled with the case of rap blogger Infinitezimal. Though not noticed at the time, the series of FLW posts reveal a narrative of the tension between writers and rappers that often resulted in writers being intimidated or physically attacked for their published opinions.

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