I join #RingTheBell and one million men making one million promises to help end violence against women
Today I performed at the Black Male Re-Imagined II event in NYC. Other speakers included Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton, Global Grind’s Michael Skolnick, former Republican National Committee Chair Michael Steele, hip hop artist and activist Jasiri X and many more.
You can see lots of vides on the Fora.TV website.
The Washington Post is doing this great video series called BrotherSpeak. It’s accompanied by a Twitter hashtag chat: #BrotherSpeak. The next one features @UrbanCusp @djmaynard + @theroot_dc Wednesday Feb 20 from 2-3pm ET
Throughout Black History Month (and beyond), we’ll be focusing on questions of identity. For day one, we’re asking a question also asked in How To Be Black: when did you first realize you were black? And if you’re not black, we’re still interested! When did you first realize you were [insert here]?
Submit your story (especially in video), and check out what The Black Panel said in the book.