Research, data, and insights on Black Male Achievement

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On Mass Incarceration, We Have Reached a Tipping Point

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance members Scott Budnick and Shawn Dove explain why now is the time to address the incarceration crisis.

The path to prison does not begin the moment a crime is committed. For boys and young men of color, the risk of incarceration exists at nearly every stage of life….

Yet our national discourse has not met the growing need to change how we talk about those who live behind bars — and how we as a nation have failed them.

Read the full blog post.

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The Paradox of Promise and Peril for Black Men & Boys

Read this piece by Shawn Dove in the Huffington Post


My Brother’s Keeper PSA

Watch President Obama’s newest PSA supporting young men of color

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New Approach to Reversing Inequities

Read this article by the leaders of the Surdna and Kresge Foundations


Philanthropy on the Frontlines of Ferguson

Read about the Deaconess Foundation in the Stanford Social Innovation Review

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Health and Healing Strategy

Learn about a new $250K grant from the California Endowment to the Campaign for Black Male Achievement


NYC Disparity Report

See this report highlighting disparities faced by young men and women of color in New York City


Video: Changing the Game

See this video about Oakland Unified School District’s Office of African American Male Achievement


Inequities in College Sports

See the latest analysis of graduation rates for Black male student-athletes in the Power 5 conferences