1. Do you think gangster rap in the 90s is an essential element to the core of hip hop? Why or Why not? ( What story does gangster rap tell ?)
  2. Do you think NWA was rightfully exercising freedom of speech in their message to the police? Do you think it was unlawful for the FBI to send out a cease and desist letter? ( Please find examples from online sources to support your answer )
  3. What is the overall message? Please identify the song’s core elements of storytelling (plot, theme, dialogue, and characters ).
  4. Do you think the message in “Fuck The Police” by NWA has impacted today’s, Hip Hop? Why or why not?
  5. Do you agree with the song’s message given the time period in America? Why or why not?