This week's song of the week comes from Oakland's own, Mystic. This song, "Beautiful Resistance" is on her upcoming album of the same name. In it, she describes the hardships and "collective strain" of ghetto life(and life in general); drugs, no jobs, and even the cold of the night. But, by her third verse she explains for her there's "no retreat, no surrender" and through her writing she leads a "beautiful resistance" not just for herself but everyone dealing with the same issues.
here's a cool recent article on her: