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August 31, 2020

Say Their Names (Rerun)

By: Confucius and Fresh

This week, The Breaks decided not to create a new show in light of the recent police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, WI. Instead, they are re-running their episode from June, 1 2020, where Fresh and Confucius talk about the police killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis and Mike Ramos in Austin and the resulting protests. They touch on their experiences as black men in America, their frustration with systemic racism and the need for sustained solidarity from society at large, not just during times of tragedy.

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April 12, 2021

The Breaks: Rest in Power DMX

In this episode of The Breaks hosts Confucius and Fresh: mourn the passing of DMX. tell you some little know facts about DMX as part of Random Hip-Hop facts discuss Diddy's open letter calling out GM for not investing in Black-owned Media You can hear the latest full broadcast of The Breaks Saturday night show.


April 5, 2021

Prayers for DMX

This week on The Breaks: hosts Confucius and Fresh send prayers out to DMX, who was currently hospitalized after a heart attack. both hosts break down the recent beef between OJ da Juiceman and Waka FlockaFlame. Fresh and Confucius discuss Young Dolph's announcement that he once again is retiring from music. you'll learn little known facts about Biggie, DJ Clue, Steve Stout, the Martin TV Show, OJ da Juiceman, Gucci Mane, Cam'ron and more in this week's installment of Random Hip-Hop Facts. Fresh states his Unpopular Opinion that Papoose's time has passed. In his Confucius Says segment, Confucius encourages people…


March 29, 2021

Saweetie vs Quavo

This week on The Breaks  hosts Confucius and Fresh discuss Saweetie and Quavo's recent breakup. the hosts talk about Master P's desire to buy Reebok. In this week's installment of Random Hip Hop Facts Confucius and Fresh tell you interesting tidbits about Raekwon, the recording of "Only Built 4 Cuban Linx," Ne-Yo, Dr. Dre, Black Thought and more. Fresh states his Unpopular Opinion that older people have to stop judging younger people for not knowing the music of their elders. Inspired by the controversy around Tamika Mallory, Confucius states that no activist should be profiting from other people's pain in…