Interviews 16 September 2016
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Author: GRM DAILY

Akala talks the UK’s involvement in the slave trade with DJ Vlad

Author GRM DAILY
16 September 2016
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Following the popular Dizzee Rascal interview, controversial hip-hop journalist Dj Vlad has recruited U.K. rapper Akala for an in depth interview.

The pair discuss the similarities and differences of the Atlantic slave trade in the U.K. and the U.S. Akala also  clarify’s misconceptions of the UK slave trade and explains how the UK was “the premier slave trader”.

He also discusses race relations in the U.K. and makes an insightful claim that there are no black middle class neighborhoods in the U.K.

Watch above and be sure to pree the Not For The Radio interview with Akala recently right here on GRM Daily too.