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Living in Fear- 2014

I had a situation this week. My 16-year-old son decided to skip school. This is how it all went down.
I’m just finishing up a workout session at the gym and I’m feeling great. 679 more words

General Banter

Black Lives Matter Service This Sunday at Greater Grace Temple

“BLACK LIVES MATTER” IS THE FOCUS OF SUNDAY SERVICES AT GREATER GRACE TEMPLE

Bishop Charles H. Ellis III leads GGT in reaching out to “young black men” and offering solutions for their success and survival… 378 more words

D-Town

PREJUDICE: WHERE IT COMES FROM AND WHAT TO DO WITH IT

By Paul M. Lewis

Prejudice, according to professor Jennifer Eberhardt, a researcher on race and equality at Stanford University, “…is not just about police. It’s not something that is just about white people. 1,461 more words

Life

What's New at UPO: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Awards POWER Students

By Akeya Dickson

Congratulations are in order to UPO POWER students Kofi Henderson and Jason Goolsby. Henderson, a senior at McKinley Technology High School, won an iPad at an Alpha Phi Alpha College Fair, while Goolsby, a senior at Richard Wright Public Charter School, was awarded a $1,000 college scholarship. 145 more words

UPO

8 Strategies for Young Black Male Survival

Came across this great list of 8 Strategies for the Survival of Young Black Men created by Munir Bahar a Baltimore based Community Activist and COR Fitness Instructor. 16 more words

Bet On Black

How it Works

1) Buy a tie. 2) Mail it to one of our designated regional locations or organizations 3) Spread the word

Sounds simple right? Your tie will be going directly to a young boy with the hopes of making a change – trading t-shirts for ties. 83 more words

Service

Vox: Young black men pay the price for gun rights, so disarm police

You never really know with Vox if the writers and editors just flat-out don’t know what they’re talking about, or if they don’t care what they write as long as the graphs and charts look pretty. 330 more words

Media