Young Men Want to Matter- Here’s How

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Handshakes can change the world.

Scaling Detroit: A Story of Collaboration

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Dennis Talbert builds bright spots in Brightmoor.

Cups of Opportunity Prove Sweet to At-Risk Youth

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CUPs Coffeehouse founder Brian Gray teaches young adults they CAN make a difference.

News to Know: India Eradicated Polio, 3 Years Ago


In 2009 India was home to half of the world’s polio cases. They haven’t had a case since January 2011. How did this happen? Global collaboration.

One Man Reflects on the Role Mentoring Had on His Life

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They didn’t call it mentoring back when Bruce “Pop-Pop” Johnson, III, was growing up, but that didn’t stop him from benefiting from the culture that was created.

You Don’t Have to be Perfect to be a Mentor

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Attempting to become a better person, I’ve introduced several new practices into my life; the most impactful of them all thus far has been being a mentor.

New Year to Bring New Network, Narratives for Inspired Black Men

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He’s spent his entire career looking at ways to help people empower themselves, now Trabian Shorters, former Vice President, Communities, Knight Foundation, is launching a cultural play to “make it easier for good brothers to have access to what they need.”

Video: Compassionate Boys Support Bullied Boy


Love combats bullying. This band of brothers proved it.

West Philly Raptivist Organizes Community’s Voice


Philadelphia Hip-hop artist ARSIN says the best way to “Share Philly” is to share power.

Closed Doors

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A letter from motivational speaker Richard Taylor about life’s revolving doors.

Outspoken Millennials Go On Air to Tout Movement

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Continuing the celebration of Black Male Achievement Month, BMe brothers join the award-winning Dr.Vibe for a BOLD conversation on “Building New Communities Through Collaboration,” airing LIVE beginning at 2:30pm EST on the Dr. Vibe Show.

6 Marriage Myths Debunked

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Debunking 6 myths about marriage that everybody’s heard.

The Anti-Slavery Movement’s Imagery Problem


To truly combat human trafficking we must choose and use images wisely.

We All Have Our Defining Moments

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Nick Charney remembers how a corporate culture empowered him to act for the good of others.

Divided We Fall, And So We Are


If you knew it was too late to save society, would you still try?

“Letting kids know that adults are willing to talk about the difficult topics—including sex—builds a net of security.”


Did your parents teach you about your body and consent? Or did they skirt around the topic? Paris, Jenny, and Robert talk about why the healthy sex talk is important.