The annual Nobel Peace Prize forum held at Augsburg College highlighted local hip-hop artist Dessa on Friday March 2nd.
Dessa started her segment by conveying the powerful influence leaders in the Twin Cities hip-hop community have on community service reported Erik Thompson of City Pages.
Talking points consisted of homophobia, sexism and violence in hip-hop lyrics reported City Pages.
Coming from a musician who refuses to use or work with anyone who uses three slurs against women, gays or blacks said WCCO.
Dessa proclaimed that rappers do not have a different moral code than any other citizen and their ability as performers should not interfere with their morals said City Pages.