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Ted Gustus, Coaching Legend and His Formula for Transforming a Young Life

When Ted Gustus was a boy, he found his mother dead, lying on the floor of their railroad flat in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the background, Sam Cooke’s “A Change is Gonna Come” was playing. 1,171 more words

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Burn? Tear Up? Fight? Hug?

Choice is what enables us to tell the world who we are and what we care about.
Barry Schwartz, Paradox of Choice

We have grown accustom to having someone to which we can adorn with the title “The leader.” Some we elect. 1,470 more words

Coaching legend Ted Gustus shares his formula for transforming a young life

When Ted Gustus was a boy, he found his mother dead, lying on the floor of their railroad flat in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the background, Sam Cooke’s “A Change is Gonna Come” was playing. 1,176 more words

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GREEN PEACE

Hike4Lifers walked and talked for a little over two miles this past weekend at beautiful Franklin Park, as part of a national movement to host Healing Hikes across the country to show our form of solidarity in light of the racial issues that have resurfaced in our society. 304 more words

"An Outlier For All The Wrong Reasons": What America’s Gun-Toting Cops Look Like To The Rest Of The World

From protests in Washington, the police shooting of an unarmed teen in suburban St. Louis looks tragic. From rallies in Los Angeles, the death of a man caught selling cigarettes in New York City looks baffling. 418 more words

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Ted Gustus, Coaching Legend and His Formula for Transforming a Young Life

When Ted Gustus was a boy, he found his mother dead, lying on the floor of their railroad flat in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the background, Sam Cooke’s “A Change is Gonna Come” was playing. 1,176 more words

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