Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! http://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com Seinfeld and Wale Drop Life is A Chess GamePlatinum rapper Wale releases FESTIVUS mixtape featuring Life is a Chess Game with Jerry Seinfeld opening up the track. https://soundcloud.com/walefolarin/the-chess-match-produced-by-bks http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/seinfield-and-wale-drop-life-is-a-chess-gameTue, 23 Dec 2014 15:23:07 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/seinfield-and-wale-drop-life-is-a-chess-gameDonate to help HHCF Publish A New Book on Chess and Non-violence Help the HHCF publish a book on Hip-Hop, chess and Jiu-Jitsu called Chess is Jiu-Jitsu for the Mind!!! DONATE TODAY!! It's tax deductible and it will open young minds to the power of their own potential as well as the beauty of non-violence. We ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/donate-to-help-hhcf-publish-a-new-book-on-chess-and-non-violence2Mon, 08 Dec 2014 23:18:17 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/donate-to-help-hhcf-publish-a-new-book-on-chess-and-non-violence2Donate to help HHCF Publish A New Book on Chess and Non-violence Help the HHCF publish a book on Hip-Hop, chess and Jiu-Jitsu called Chess is Jiu-Jitsu for the Mind!!! DONATE TODAY!! It's tax deductible and it will open young minds to the power of their own potential as well as the beauty of non-violence. We ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/donate-to-help-hhcf-publish-a-new-book-on-chess-and-non-violenceMon, 08 Dec 2014 23:17:24 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/donate-to-help-hhcf-publish-a-new-book-on-chess-and-non-violenceMMA Fighter D'Juan Owens on Hip-Hop, Chess and Martial Arts   MMA Fighter and BJJ Purple Belt D'Juan Owens D'Juan "Dirty South" Owens is an MMA figher and BJJ practitioner fighting out of Durham, North Carolina. He also happens to be a phenomenal Bboy and chess player. The HHCF sponsor...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/mma-fighter-djuan-owens-on-hip-hop-chess-and-martial-artsSun, 07 Dec 2014 15:26:10 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/mma-fighter-djuan-owens-on-hip-hop-chess-and-martial-artsTONIGHT! HHCF Hosts Author Brian Coleman of Check The Technique Vol. 2 !!TONIGHT!! 3396 Seldon Ct. Fremont, CA 7:30-9:30 PM  A meeting of east coast and west coast Hip-Hop minds taking place at the HHCF Community Center. We journey into the cultural context of what makes a classic Hip-Hop album and what constitutes ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/tonight-hhcf-hosts-author-brian-coleman-of-check-the-technique-vol-2Thu, 13 Nov 2014 02:22:45 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/tonight-hhcf-hosts-author-brian-coleman-of-check-the-technique-vol-2The Bishop and The GrandmasterBy: Adisa Banjoko and Grandmaster Maurice Ashley  I don't play either side or the king, I play God/ Heavenly wars played out on hand carved boards -Rakaa Iriscience, 64 Squares in the Cipher    Thinking Like A King  About seven years ago ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/the-bishop-and-the-grandmasterThu, 16 Oct 2014 15:57:21 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/the-bishop-and-the-grandmasterRZA Joins HHCF to Launch Chess and Martial Arts Program in St. LouisRZA Joins Hip-Hop Chess Federation to Launch Chess and Martial Arts Program in St. Louis Wu-Tang Clan Founding Member and HHCF Unite to Promote Nonviolence    San Jose, CA 10/14/2014- The Hip-Hop Chess Federation (HHCF) is proud to announce th...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/rza-joins-hhcf-to-launch-chess-and-martial-arts-program-in-st-louisMon, 13 Oct 2014 20:18:24 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/rza-joins-hhcf-to-launch-chess-and-martial-arts-program-in-st-louisIllusory Protection                 Kids enjoy a few games at HHCF San Jose Summer Camp Illusory Protection: Education & The Prison Industrial Complex by Adisa Banjoko and Arash Daneshzadeh | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/illusory-protectionWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:56:42 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/illusory-protectionHHCF Community Center Grand Opening August 16th!FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PR Contact: Meek Gaborski contact@hiphopchessfederation.org Hip-Hop Chess Federation Celebrates Grand Opening of Community Center HHCF Celebrates Community Education Center August 16th July 16, 2014 - San Jose, CA- ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hhcf-community-center-grand-opening-august-16thWed, 16 Jul 2014 06:45:03 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hhcf-community-center-grand-opening-august-16thThe Best Strategy for Peace is ForgivenessPlease take a moment to check out a post made by Adisa Banjoko on Bishop Desmond Tutu's blog. Its about chess, nonviolence and forgiveness:   If Hip-Hop, chess and martial arts have taught me anything, they have taught me that everything has...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/the-best-strategy-for-peace-is-forgivenessMon, 14 Jul 2014 06:25:52 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/the-best-strategy-for-peace-is-forgivenessWATCH: RZA play at HHCF Chess Kings InvitationalCheck out some never before seen footage of HHCF Chess Kings Invitational. Sons of Anarchy actor Emilio Rivera, Chessboxing Champion Andrew McGregor and others are also featured. In related news, the HHCF will be opening its own full time facility...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/watch-rza-play-at-hhcf-chess-kings-invitationalWed, 02 Jul 2014 06:21:11 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/watch-rza-play-at-hhcf-chess-kings-invitationalHip-Hop Chess Federation Launches Summer Camp on Chess and EntrepreneurshipHip-Hop Chess Federation Launches Summer Camp on Chess and Entrepreneurship Non-profit bridges gaps between music, business and technology San Jose, CA 6/9/2014- The Hip-Hop Chess Federation (HHCF) is proud to announce that it will be hosting ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-federation-launches-summer-camp-on-chess-and-entrepreneurshipMon, 09 Jun 2014 11:25:31 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-federation-launches-summer-camp-on-chess-and-entrepreneurshipNew video by The Chessmen (kids get your parents permission!)New video by The Chessmen, introduced by RZA of Wu-Tang Clan. This song has some explicit lyrics, so kids get your parents permission. However it beautifully illustrates how chess, and Hip-Hop are connected. This is a masterpiece. I cannot wait to...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/new-video-by-the-chessmen-kids-get-your-parents-permissionThu, 05 Jun 2014 08:51:50 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/new-video-by-the-chessmen-kids-get-your-parents-permissionChess and the Art of BusinessChess and the Art of Business By: Adisa Banjoko                                  Top business chess players include Peter Thiel, Danille Rice, Seth Bannon About a year or so ago I gave a short keynote speech to ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/chess-and-the-art-of-businessTue, 06 May 2014 22:21:38 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/chess-and-the-art-of-businessHip-Hop Chess Summer Camps Registration is OPEN!   Every Summer kids and parents from across The Bay Area are thrilled to join HHCF Summer Camps. We provide chess instruction as well as innovative ways to boost self esteem, and creative expression. JOIN TODAY:http://hiphopchessfederation.org/...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-summer-camps-registration-is-openMon, 05 May 2014 23:14:24 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-summer-camps-registration-is-openChess and Jiu-Jitsu: Destruction of A Guard Chess and Jiu-Jitsu: Destruction of A Guard By: Adisa Banjoko, Founder of Hip-Hop Chess Federation     I play chess, but my past is checkered/ The mic and I are like staff and sheppard/ When I apply science, my maths perfected,...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/chess-and-jiu-jitsu-destruction-of-a-guardThu, 24 Apr 2014 21:50:32 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/chess-and-jiu-jitsu-destruction-of-a-guardHip-Hop Chess Federation Expanding to East Bay SchoolsBy: Juan Martinez What do hip-hop music and chess have in common? The answer is simple according to Adisa Banjoko, the founder of the Hip Hop Chess Federation (HHCF), a non-profit organization that combines music, chess and martial arts to help yo...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-federation-expanding-to-east-bay-schoolsWed, 16 Apr 2014 18:17:21 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-federation-expanding-to-east-bay-schoolsRapper Kalhi Drops New Round 1 Mixtape on Chess, Jiu Jitsu and BoxingWhen the HHCF dropped the Street Games Vol. 1 Mixtape with DJ Rob Flow, there was a huge positive response around the world. Nobody expected a profanity free mixtape to be so lyrically aggressive and educational. Rapper Kalhi, based in Geneva Swi...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/rapper-drops-new-round-1-mixtape-on-chess-jiu-jitsu-and-boxingWed, 16 Apr 2014 18:11:10 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/rapper-drops-new-round-1-mixtape-on-chess-jiu-jitsu-and-boxingJoin HHCF Drive to Open Community CenterThe Hip-Hop Chess Federation is attempting to launch a community center where the elements of Hip-Hop, chess and martial arts can be taught full time! To learn how you can help visit CROWDTILT.COM , #donate and #share with other folks you know. ...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/join-hhcf-drive-to-open-community-centerTue, 18 Mar 2014 20:11:00 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/join-hhcf-drive-to-open-community-centerHip-Hop Chess Founder Featured on Radio New ZealandHHCF Founder Adisa Banjoko was featured on Radio New Zealand National. It centers on how forgotten pockets of history around chess and race affect how America and the world see chess in urban areas LISTEN HERE: http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/p...http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-founder-featured-on-radio-new-zealandSun, 16 Mar 2014 22:50:26 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/HipHopChess/hip-hop-chess-founder-featured-on-radio-new-zealand