A Second Term, Another Chance for Change

November 7, 2012

Moments after President Obama's re-election was announced, hip-hop artist Jasiri X interviewed activists and politicians at a Democratic committee in Pennsylvania about their hopes for the next four years.

Hip-hop artist and activist Jasiri X visited the headquarters of the Allegheny County Democratic Committee in Pennsylvania just as the final votes for the US presidential election were being tallied. Upon hearing the announcement that President Barack Obama was elected for a second term, he set about interviewing local activists and politicians, asking them what the win signified and what they hoped the next four years would bring.