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Title: Black Profiles in Courage Author: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Genre: Biography & Autobiography Publisher: William Morrow Release Date: Tue Oct 01 1996 00:00:00 GMT-0400 (EDT) Pages: 256 Recounts inspirational stories of influential African Americans, such as Crispus Attucks, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Dr. Charles Drew, Duke Ellington, Jackie Robinson, Rosa Parks, […]

Black Profiles in Courage by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar


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Dear Readers, This is not a political post.  Far from it.  With all due respect to the President, this is not about him, it is about me.  The first time my oldest son looked admiringly at a public figure, I realized that I needed to help him understand the difference […]

Why Barack Obama is not my children’s role model and ...


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Dear Readers, Remember this? [kad_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsBGk_Ps2cQ&feature=youtu.be” ]       Cute?  Yes.  Impressive?  Perhaps.  Enough?  Absolutely not. Before you type the words, “Don’t judge me…,” know that I am speaking more to myself than anyone.  Like most Christian families, we attend church, pray daily, point out how our standards differ […]

If the only scripture your kids can recite is John ...



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These words give you a front row seat to a movement. One that used to be the prevailing template for parents everywhere before television, social media, politicians, celebrities, and other noise makers distracted our focus. Our message is simple but powerful. You are responsible for your own children. Not the […]

The Manifesto… (Version 1)