The President signed a critical initiative focused on the needs of black and brown boys and young men. It’s an important step and a reminder that we need to support young brothers and encourage them to be more than a stereotype. 608 more words
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PITTSBURGH (February 21, 2014) –(As presented on the Pittsburgh Cable News Channel)
Our Starting Point tonight places us right in the middle of Black History Month 2014 and has us asking the question – where do we go from here? 447 more words
WASHINGTON, DC / PITTSBURGH (February 14, 2014) – (Courtesy The Burton Wire)
“…Black fathers should make Valentine’s Day this year about our kids and graduating more from absenteeism to fatherhood to dadhood…I’m pretty sure that our wives will understand. 308 more words
The reason why its rare to see this…
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Dr. Roberta L. Coles is a white college professor and an unlikely advocate for black fathers.
For the better part of a decade she has worked tirelessly collating a large body of research on an often-overlooked group — responsible African American dads, including black single custodial fathers. 811 more words