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At times like this we need to have compassion, but we also need perspective. We enjoyed this comment by media personality George Kilpatrick, as well as his commentary today on Power620.
Last night the Community Folk Art Center hosted an intimate discussion related to the Question Bridge exhibit. The multi-generational panel of men tackled topics such as racial pride, the N-word, dating, fears, work, code switching and the definition of manhood.
The discussion was moderated by Inspiration for the Nation’s George Kilpatrick.
Question Bridge: Black Males is an innovative transmedia project that facilitates a dialogue between a critical mass of black men from diverse and contending backgrounds
According to the Vera House Report to the Community, last year The Syracuse Police Department:
- Answered… 10,188 calls for domestic violence;
- Arrested… 1,366 domestic violence perpetrators;
- Answered… 437 sex offense calls; and
- Arrested… 60 sexual offense perpetrators
This is a portion of the speech given by professor and victims’ rights advocate Jennifer Nadler at the Vera House, Inc. Report to the Community program this week.
The event was held at the Plymouth Congregational Church in Downtown Syracuse.