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Why aren’t we talking about public education more in Election 2016?


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRTAUdc44XY From the school-to-prison pipeline to crumbling school buildings, there are plenty of reasons to talk about public education this election season. GrioFam why does #EducationMatter for you and your community in #Election2016? Hit us in the comments with the... Continue Reading →

Top Education Officials Say America’s Schools Need More Black Teachers


#TheGrioReport kicks off from Washington, D.C. at Howard University's School of Education panel on teacher diversity. Right now black kids are less likely to go through school with a black teacher, which means fewer opportunities to see diverse models of... Continue Reading →

Has Black America Become Its Own – Worst Enemy


I find it very interesting many Black people quick to label successful Black professionals "coons," are the same type of Black people that admire and are enchanted with the verbal usage of the word Nigga, Nigger, My Nigga, What's up... Continue Reading →

Press Release: Sen. Dodd, Rep. Riemer – Legislative Democrats Ask for Increased Funding for Transitional Jobs


  MADISON – Senator Nikiya Harris Dodd (D - Milwaukee) and Representative Daniel Riemer (D - Milwaukee) announced today they will introduce legislation to provide additional funding for the Transitional Jobs program and the Transform Milwaukee Jobs program. Transitional jobs... Continue Reading →


Sadly Its True The Good Die Young – The Sudden Leaving of The Great Taki Raton


I was very saddened to learn today that my friend Taki Raton - Black Milwaukee's greatest champion of independent Black education and curriculum geared specifically for Black / African Americans youth and young adults transition this life to the afterlife in the... Continue Reading →

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