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ESPN’s Chris Broussard: Hip hop is symptom of social ills, not root cause

David Daniels
Contributor
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09:  Kanye West (L) and Jay-Z perform during the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory on November 9, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Hip hop is often blamed for negatively impacting American culture, but Chris Broussard, an ESPN NBA insider and the president of Christian men's movement K.I.N.G., believes critics are missing the big picture.

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