Man of the Month:
Salih A. El-Amin
Beloved brother, father and son
College of the Mainland Graduate
Dow Chemical Plant Processor, Texas City
Rest in Power.
5.2.1982 - 5.20.2021
MY Brother's keeper
Send us a picture to honor the strong black man in your life.
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We Love You!
We are not Whole or Well without You.
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Strong Black Men
One thing they cannot prohibit –
The strong men…coming on
The strong men gittin’ stronger.
– Sterling Brown Poem
John Lewis: Good Trouble
An intimate account of legendary U.S. Representative John Lewis’ life, legacy and more than 60 years of extraordinary activism – from the bold teenager on the front lines of the Civil Rights movement to the legislative powerhouse he was throughout his career.
"The Mugshot Series" Reverses Ugly Stereotypes of Black Men
Artist EJ Brown is fed up with the media perpetuating damaging and destructive stereotypes of black men.
Specifically, the 25-year-old Point Park University graduate feels frustrated when the media places blame on black victims of police killings and refers to these men as thugs and criminals.
To combat those frequent misrepresentations, Brown created a powerful photo series that flips the narrative on its head.