Urban Renewal Podcast Episode 6: The State of Black Girls and Women

BR Leads 2019, Podcast

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_code _builder_version=”3.19.4″][/et_pb_code][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.4″] The Urban Congress on African- American Males, a strategy of MetroMorphosis, is committed to improving outcomes for Black males in Baton Rouge. Connected to that, are those issues impacting the lives of girls and women in Baton Rouge. Chief Executive Catalyst, Raymond A. Jetson is joined by the MetroMorphosis Innovation …

Silencing Ourselves: A Reflection of Black Male Suicides in Baton Rouge

BR Leads 2019, Blog

by Donney Rose On his 2018 album Book of Ryan, hip hop artist Royce da 5’9 raps about the importance of checking up on your ‘strong friend’ on a song aptly titled “Strong Friend”. In the song’s intro Royce gives listeners a sound piece of advice when he begins with the lines “reflections of your …

Urban Renewal Podcast Episode 5: The Power of Sisterhood

BR Leads 2019, Podcast

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_code _builder_version=”3.19.4″][/et_pb_code][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.4″] In honor of Women’s History Month, Raymond A. Jetson sits down with Kina Reed, founder of HeySis! to discuss the importance of sacred spaces for women. Guest(s): Kina Reed Release Date: 3.13.19 Produced by: Parachute and Donney Rose for MetroMorphosis Subscribe, rate and comment to the Urban Renewal Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, …