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It it was not for the mothers who single-handedly raise hardworking principled young men, the future of this country would lie in the hands of the societies that constantly stereotype against black men as not being focused and driven enough instead of building them up to be better versions of themselves. 450 more words


Saggin' Britches

Everywhere you look, there is some young person walking around with their pants hanging down around their butts. Some know to wear a longer shirt to cover, but most wear shirts too short, revealing their underwear or naked behinds. 431 more words


Conversation No. 35 - Talking with Kasim

In our 35th conversation, we’re speaking with Kasim. He’s from Brooklyn, NY and attends college in New York City. He spends his days “usually working…working takes up most of my time. 984 more words



”Put your hands up!” the officer yelled out. But instead, Jack pulled out a gun. He was hit twice by the police officer. It’s a high crime area. 64 more words

Young black men, it’s your choice to do better

What prompted this commentary is the fact that I am fed up with crime as committed by young black men. Far more often than not, when a horrendous crime is captured on a security camera — a robbery, a beating, whatever — the criminals are young black men, sometimes teenagers or even younger. 600 more words

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Obama Speaks To Young African Leaders On New Climate Change Legislation & More News You Need To Know

Obama Speaks To Young African Leaders On His Climate Change Legislation

President Obama hosted a meeting today where he discussed his plans to address climate change at a summit of young Africans in a fellowship paying tribute to Nelson Mandela. 537 more words