Dr. Donald E. Grant, Jr.

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Death by Stereotype

People experience the impact of stereotypes everyday.  Although all stereotypes are bad—as they paint an…

R. Kelly’s Son and the Dangerous Myths About Transgender Teens

Recently, the child of controversial R&B star R. Kelly and ex-wife/reality star Drea Kelly self-identified…

Same Old Sterling: Clippers Owner’s Long History of Racism

What type of racist do you prefer, one whose views about you are clearly known…

A Hug Derails Young Man’s College Plans

A hug is a universal symbol of affection from one person to another. They provide…

NFL Suicides and Brain Injury: Are Our Sons Safe?

This week, ESPN’s Outside the Lines reported that former NFL stars Tony Dorsett, Joe DeLamielleure,…

Reversing the Black Male College Drop-Out Crisis

Contrary to popular belief, there are more Black men matriculating in U.S. colleges and universities than…

BLACK SUICIDE: When Prayer Is Not Enough

Mental health concerns are among the biggest and most dangerously tabooed topics in Black America. …