Ever wonder what rappers and actors really have to say about politics? The League of Young Voters is coming to LA to find out!
Ignite LA: Uprising Remixed, hosted by The League of Young Voters, Cashmere Agency, and SCOPE (Strategic Concepts in Organizing and Policy Education) is a livestreaming event, featuring big names in hip-hop and national thought leaders. Hosted by up-and-coming rapper, Dee-1, this raw and uncensored conversation on voting, politics, and the role of entertainers will be nothing short of groundbreaking.
Tune in live at 1 p.m. Pacific on YoungVoterLive.com and tweet your questions using the hashtag #IgniteLA.
This live event, scheduled during both the 20 year anniversary of the LA riots and the BET Awards, promises to be full of controversy and insight into the role of cultural activism in politics. Featuring live performances from some of your favorite artists, including Dee-1, Jasiri X and more.
You don’t want to miss one minute of this event. If you can’t be in LA for this momentous occasion, don’t worry, you can watch it live on YoungVoterLive.com on June 30th at 1 p.m. Pacific.
Follow the conversation on twitter all month using #IgniteLA. Send us your questions, or your thoughts on social change, political uncertainty, and future opportunity for growth. Log on for the show, and stay for the discussion. Join us as we set LA on fire, again!