Bed-Stuy hosts Universal Hip-Hop Parade for Social Justice

8/20/2015, 11:20 a.m.
The Universal Hip-Hop Parade for Social Justice
Universal Hip-Hop Parade 2015. Photo by Lem Peterkin

Jeffery Kazembe Batts and friends held their Universal Hip-Hop Parade for Social Justice on the sun-splashed streets of Brooklyn Aug. 15. Activist Batts, the founder and president of the Universal Hip-Hop Parade, used the day to highlight community empowerment in addressing important issues affecting everyday life.