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  • How has rap/hip-hop influenced popular culture in the U.S.? Globally?
  • Should rap/hip-hop music be censored?
  • Explain the similarities and differences between rap and hip-hop.
  • How has the success of rap/hip-hop music contributed to society?
  • Does rap/hip-hop music promote violence, gang lifestyle, and drug use?
  • Is rap/hip-hop music degrading to women?
  • Does rap/hip-hop music contribute to antisemitism, homophobia, and violence against women?

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