American Promise

A Black Woman’s Response to 'American Promise' Because We Were There Too

American Promise was Great, but What About the Black Girls?

by #teamEBONY   Feb 06, 2014

Posts about the POV documentary American Promise began to appear in my Facebook newsfeed about a week before it aired on PBS. Two Black... Read More

Examining the “American Promise” to Black Children

Examining the “American Promise” to Black Children

by Chris Williams   Nov 27, 2013

Filmmakers Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson have joined forces in producing a compelling documentary called American Promise chronicling their son, Idris and his friend... Read More

Must-See Documentary ‘American Promise’ Headed to Theaters

Must-See Documentary 'American Promise' Headed to Theaters

by #teamEBONY   Oct 15, 2013

We often talk about the "achievement gap,"  but don't often get to observe how that plays out in the educational lives of young people... Read More