What can you do?
Eliminating “hate” is a difficult task. However, each one of us can make a difference by taken positive action everyday. For example, when we see these items on display, we can voice our concerns to the store owners.
These items are still sold in some stores in the United States. They are not antiques. They are massed produced in China. These types of items serve only to perpetuate stereotypes. Learn more about hateful symbols by visiting http://www.tolerance.org
The following are suggested activities you can engage in to foster tolerance, dispel myths and improve your own community.
For an example read the research On Black Males – What the Research Says about Black Males in Education
Positioning Young Black Boys for Educational Success
Stranger Fruit: The Cultural Coding of Black Males in America
Black Male Success in Higher Education
Race Against Time: Educating Black Boys
How to Improve Academic Achievement in African American Males
Educating Black Males
Black Male Graduation vs Dropout Rate
Reaching Black Men
Young Black Men Succeeeding in Higher Education: What
Read & Share books from the Partner for Pride Reading at http://www.scribd.com/doc/273622148/2015-Partner-for-Pride-Reading-List