Where have all our young men gone? An overwhelming number of black males go either to prison, or politics. The routes are similar, but entrepreneurial-oriented John Hope Bryant is a young black people need to get to know. The fifty-something head of Operation Hope exemplifies the entrepreneurial mindset blacks need to know and emulate.
“Lives have been lost; homes and infrastructure destroyed; economies reduced to tatters; years of development wiped out; and, in the case of Barbuda, an entire island evacuated and rendered uninhabited and uninhabitable for the first time in 300 years” - St. Kitts and Nevis’s Foreign Affairs Minister Mark Anthony Brantley tells the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly about hurricane damage in the Caribbean last month.
“Pickney … first dem break yu pocket, then dem break yu heart.”
Now, doesn’t that paint a graphic picture of children’s ingratitude? King Lear said: “How sharper than a serpent’s tooth it is, to have a thankless child.”