Polite Stewart Jr. graduated from Southern University at the young age of 18 years-old. Stewart chats about his journey at Southern and his future. Days after completing the video, Stewart was offered and accepted a position as a Post-Baccalaureate Fellow at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, Calif.
Sky Williams wrote: Suicide hotline number: 1-800-273-TALK Email: Gregidot@gmail.com Here is a basic list of resources/hotlines that you can call if you are feeling suicidal, or are worried about someone who is. United States: 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE) United States (en Espanol): 1-800-SUICIDA United States-veterans 1-800-273-8255, Veterans Press 1 Europe Wide: 116 123 (free from any number) Australia: 13 11 14 Belgium: 02 649 95 55 Brasil: 141 Canada: Numbers vary by region.
Michael Kors asked Halle Berry to go to Nicaragua on behalf of Watch Hunger Stop. There she joined the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), to visit schools and meet children helped by the campaign.
"The Phantom of the Opera" keeps filling Broadway seats after more than a quarter century and over 11,000 performances, but one man is changing the face of the phantom. Norm Lewis made history when he took the stage in the title role as an actor of color.
Making Body Cameras Part of Police Officer's Uniform
Dozens of American police departments have adopted the use of body cameras for officers to record interactions while they're on the street, and President Obama has called for $75 million to purchase more. Hari Sreenivasan reports from New Jersey on whether this tool can lead to improvements in policing.
Jay-Z on Race: 'We're More Alike Than We're Separate'
Iconic masters share their stories from the history of the American civil rights movement. Dr. Maya Angelou, Cicely Tyson, Sidney Poitier, Lionel Richie, Diahann Carroll and Berry Gordy Jr. offer insights. Plus, hear more from Condoleezza Rice, Morgan Freeman, Lenny Kravitz, Vanessa Williams and Jay-Z.
In this video, Aaron Philip, a 12 year old boy who has cerebral palsy explains why he created his Tumblr Blog. It was videotaped at Tumblr Headquarters on October 29, 2013. Thank you, David Karp and Tumblr staff.
How Eagle Academy is Changing Lives of At-Risk Youth
It's a public education success story for inner city kids. The Eagle Academy for young men is a system of six schools, open to grades six through 12, and they're strategically placed in high crime areas in all five boroughs of New York City and in Newark, New Jersey.
'Hands Up United' Launches Roy Clay Sr. Tech Workshop with Ferguson Youth
On Saturday, February 7th Hands Up United launched the Roy Clay Sr. Tech Workshop at TREX Tech Hub in downtown St. Louis. Hands Up United has just launched the Roy Clay Sr. Tech Workshop, a program dedicated to teaching St. Louis youth how to write computer code. The goal of the series is to empower local youth not only with skills they can apply in their professional pursuits, but in their own communities to strengthen local black-owned businesses, nonprofit organizations, and social...
Mom Nearly Has Baby on Plane, Forces Flight Diversion
It wasn't turbulence on board the plane, but rather in a woman's belly that caused a flight diversion. Shaniqua Cherry was headed from Minnesota to Atlanta when her baby girl decided she wanted to make an appearance.