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Why I Vote with T.I.

Tip is the latest artist to take part in Vevo’s ‘Why I Vote’ campaign. In his segment he touches on many of the same topics highlighted in that Jay Z narrated short from the New York Times including the so-called “War on Drugs”, enhanced sentences for crack cocaine and the privatization of the prison system. […]
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