D. Watkins is an author and award winning journalist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Salon.com, and The Huffington Post. He joins us on Son of a Dream to discuss his new book, The Beast Side: Living and Dying while Black in America and the influence of pop culture on youth.
Author and youth advocate David Miller talks about the importance of encouraging boys of color to read.
David Miller is founder of Dare to Be King, a program that seeks to inspire, support, and strengthen organizations serving boys of color. David is also author of Khalil’s Way, a children’s book that addresses the issue of school bullying. I caught up with David to talk about the importance of encouraging boys of color to read and parental involvement.