January 2017

You Can Be Anything You Want (But what does the black community need)?

by B. Mchie
Whether coming from a successful black person, a role model, parent or mentor we often hear the phrase, “I tell my children that they can be anything they want to be.”
African Americans work hard, yet nearing 60 years after the 20th century civil rights movement, our level of representation in many occupations lags severely behind our percentage of the general population. This blog uses data and opinions to request that we add more specific details to the titles statement.