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Some Kids Dream Of Being Rappers. I Dreamed Of Being A Father
Dr. Mark Echols
Writer, Researcher, Fatherhood and Family Advocate.
My dad was my hero. While many young boys dreamed of being policemen, firemen, lawyers, doctors, actors, basketball players or even rappers when they grew up, I had only one concrete goal: I wanted to grow up and have a family that I could take care of like my father did.
Not That Talented
Charles Cole III
I need to actively break down these cognitive barriers that society firmly supplants into the psyche of our children, hell, of our men, young and old.
LOOK: The Photo That Conveys My Message To The President
You gave him something that I could not, the possibility that he can actually be anything he wanted.
Why Must We Eat Our Young?
Media Strategy Consultant, Writer and Mother
Children of divorce tell amazing stories. Not the expected accounts of dysfunctional parents and constant fighting, but stories of emotional survival.
A Prize More Precious Than The Presidency
Senior investigator, Better Government Association
Before a single vote has been counted, Obama has captured something that may be far more precious than even the American presidency. He has won the attention of America's black youth.
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