My Brother, You Matter

My Brother, You Matter

A recent study from the East Baton Rouge Coroner’s Office showed a dramatic increase in Black male suicides within the past seven years. On Tuesday, March 25th a host of community leaders and organizations will host My Brother, You Matter, a gathering designed...
SAVE THE DATE | GENERAL CONVENING

SAVE THE DATE | GENERAL CONVENING

The Urban Congress on African American Male is hosting its annual General Convening on Saturday, April 13 at the McKinley Alumni Center. The theme of this year’s convening, #TheVillageRenewed, speaks to the power of the collective on one accord to make change...
“Talkin’ Shop”: MetroMorphosis Barbershop Talk Series

“Talkin’ Shop”: MetroMorphosis Barbershop Talk Series

For decades the Black barbershop has been regarded as a sanctuary of sorts for African American men to discuss everything from sports to politics to relationship advice. A few months back the team at MetroMorphosis began a series of barbershop talks to converse with...
The Recap: Baton Rouge Watches as Election Results Roll In

The Recap: Baton Rouge Watches as Election Results Roll In

As millions around the nation watched the results of the historic 2018 midterms election season, a quaint gathering of city and state politicians, community advocates and young urban business professionals convened at the bar and lounge of Hotel Indigo on the evening...