Rallying against the walls of hate

January 22, 2017Politics, Social Justice

We are in the first days of a new administration. The Ying/Yang of the inauguration and marches of opposition show what awaits it. Division┬ádominates America today. Media reports of the President first official speech often chose the word “dark” to convey the tone. This is an affront to the word. Within the contrasting circles of … Read More

CMBA CEO Shawn Dove talks about investments in black males

August 8, 2016Social Justice

Shawn Dove, CEO and founder of the Campaign for Black Male Achievement, gave the opening keynote address at the #InclusiveAmerica learning lab at the NABJ/NAHJ 2016 on Aug. 3. After his speech, he dropped into the NABJ press room to be interviewed about his campaign’s effort to invest and empower black men and boys. Dove … Read More

‘Black Male Re-imagined’ needs accurate new stories

August 3, 2016NABJ, Social Justice

“This is about today, reimaging America where black people can be somebody,” Sean Dove, CEO of Campaign for Black Male Achievement, told journalists at the National Black Journalists Convention on Wednesday. The story of black men and women has long been told by stereotypes and characters that tell only part of the story, a worn-out … Read More