2017 MLK DAY ▪ “IT’S PASS TIME: A PLAN TO IMPROVE THE EDUCATION, ECONOMICS AND ENFORCEMENT IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY FORT WORTH, TEXAS

▪ Fort Worth Black Clergy Response Press Conference on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 10AM ▪ Black Ecumenical Leadership Alliance MLK Service on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 6PM. Guest Preacher: Bishop J. Douglas Wiley Taylor, The Life Center Cathedral – New Orleans, Louisiana ▪ New Innercity Coalition for Education in Texas MLK Prayer Breakfast…

Do the Streets Have More Influence on the Behavior and Goals of Black Male Collegians than the Education they Should be Pursuing?

I have come to understand that there is a fine line that most young people walk between fitting in with the social and cultural norms that each generation creates and pursuing their life goals. This struggle becomes much more difficult for African-American youth as they exchange the comfort and guidance that their parents provided on…

Why Many of Our Children Resist Education

Each academic school year that expires lays increasing trepidations regarding the direction that our children, and therefore our future, are headed at the feet of every educator/administrator. Put simply, there is something amiss in regards to the education that the vast majority of African-American youth are passively receiving in this nation’s K-16 educational institutions. A…