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This edition: My Brother's Keeper with Michael J. Garner

Episode Details

Original tape date: July 6, 2016.

First aired: July 27, 2016.

100 Black Men was established in 1963 when a group of concerned African American men began to meet to explore ways of improving conditions in their community.

Michael J. Garner, President of 100 Black Men sits with Carol Jenkins to discuss the foundation of 100 Black Men, the schools they have developed and how they are grooming young men to be future leaders.

The night before this taping, a video was released of a man, Alton Sterling who was killed by police officers in Baton Rouge, LA. The following day, another man Philando Castile was killed in Minnesota by an officer after being pulled over for a broken tail light.  In this discussion, Carol Jenkins and Michael J. Garner watch the horrific video of Alton Sterling and discuss how our young black men should deal with their anger and how to handle themselves if ever found in a similar position with an officer.

Guest List

Michael J. Garner President, One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York