Despite a few tragic things that have happened this week, we have great things shaking in the community. Mainstream media will only tell you the bad, and not the good that goes on in urban culture.
They’ll show you Chicago State University, 150 year old institution in Chicago where they have the highest employment rate after graduation, closing. They don’t share the good facts. They don’t tell you that Chicago State is one of the most secure and safe campuses in Illinois along with Governors State University coming in at the bottom. Nope they’ll publish it but they don’t spread it like bullshit.
I’m going to highlight a few other things that’s good in the city.
Is having a Charity Basketball Game to bring awareness to prevent gun violence in Chicago, March 4. The cast from Empire, Chicago P.D., Chicago Bulls& more. So get your tickets when they go on sale. I’ll definitely be there, so pull up and politic.
“The Year of the Gentleman” Carlton styles Bow Wow for Kontrol Magazine, captured by Shaun Michael. He also has an event coming up, The Carlton Experience.
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