Oral Hit-Story: Public Enemy, ‘Fight the Power’

Back in 2014, I wrote a series of stories for the now-defunct men’s lifestyle website, Made Man, that my editor awesomely titled “Oral Hit-Story.” The idea was to track down as many bands from my childhood and interview them about the chrysalis of their highest-charting or most recognizable single. In all, I published more than 20 — and one of them seemed more than a little bit relevant right now. Here’s