Don’t Blame The Kids: America’s Adults and Pop-Culture Whats Wrong With Youth

After spending the last couple of weeks at three Tulsa Public High Schools mentoring 7th grade Black males enrolled in our All-In Mentoring Program. I am convinced that there is nothing inherently wrong with this generation of kids. Yes, on average, today’s youth are more disrespectful of authority, more sexually active, and more violent than twenty years ago. Of course, …

Kevin Durant: The Red State’s Black MVP

Without a doubt, it hurt watching the OKC Thunder get crushed in game 5 of the NBA finals while at the Marriot downtown New Orleans. However, as usual, I enjoyed answering questions about Oklahoma to the curious Cajuns. As we talked, I quickly braced myself waiting for signal to belt out with enthusiasm: “Yes, Black people live in Oklahoma!” Because …