Tag Archives: Black Community

Brian K. Rice: “You can use your imperfect life to make someone else better”

“What if you reached the idea of success that the majority expected out of you and you were the best? You dropped out of school. You got involved in the drug game.  You became one of the most notorious of … Continue reading

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This song, “Ain’t Nobody Worryin'”, by Anthony Hamilton is true in too many cases. Lyrics are listed below video clip.

This song, “Ain’t Nobody Worryin’”, by Anthony Hamilton is true in too many cases. Lyrics are listed below video clip.   “Ain’t Nobody Worryin’” Anthony Hamilton Aint nobody worryin, when the shots fly high and the sirens start to ring, … Continue reading

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Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu: “It makes no sense to work forty hours for somebody else and can’t find two to five hours to volunteer and work in your own community”

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“I am no longer mad at people who remain in the dark & repeat the cycle of ignorance, poverty, welfare, drugs, criminal activity, dropping out, kids having kids, ‘adult-kids’ raising kids.

Brian K. Rice:  “I am no longer mad at people who remain in the dark & repeat the cycle of ignorance, poverty, welfare, drugs, criminal activity, dropping out, kids having kids, ‘adult-kids’ raising kids. I am mad at the people … Continue reading

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“If you happen to be born into a low income home …” (B. Rice Video Clip – Thoughts to Live By #4)

Brian K. Rice – Thoughts to Live By #4 – “If you happen to be born into a low income home” (Brian speaks directly to those who are growing up in low income communities. Brian is passionate about making a … Continue reading

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Philly is planning to redirect 40% of their public students to charter schools

Philly is planning to close 64 schools to reduce their budget and to try a new educational model to re-align the district with a plan to place 40% of students in Charter Schools.  Every city will have to make some hard decisions … Continue reading

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(see attached videos) Former gang member (Art Powell) speaks about his transformation from Gang Life to Gang Prevention Specialist

Former gang member (Art Powell) speaks about his transformation from Gang Life to Gang Prevention Specialist  

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