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The number one website for information and solution-oriented strategies regarding the plight of young Black males. This is an online resource for activists, teachers, parents, policy-makers, students, and anyone committed to helping our sons and daughters reach their full potential.

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The Common Sense, Comprehensive Package Of Police Reforms

While our primary focus at Blackboysincrisis has always been the promotion of solution-oriented, comprehensive school reform that will uplift Black boys, we have also always vigorously promoted progressive criminal justice reform and police reform.

The Black Teacher Effect

The Black Teacher Effect

Yet another piece of evidence has emerged showing the importance of diversifying the teaching profession: In a study published by the Institute of Labor Economics last week, low-income Black students who have a Black teacher for at least one year in elementary school are less likely to dropout of high school later and more likely to consider college.

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“Raised Wrong, Educated Worse: Addressing the Trouble Behavior of Our Sons” by Richard Clay

Readers are calling “Raised Wrong, Educated Worse” the most insightful and provocative book that has been written about young Black males since… (more details)


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Conducting a thorough and widespread information campaign like this one costs money. All financial contributions that are made via this donate button are used specifically to maintain the Black Boys in Crisis website, and to further promote the site’s mission and information campaign at community forums. While these donations are currently not tax deductible, all of your donations, no matter how big or small, are very much needed and appreciated. All contributors of $50.00 or more will receive a complementary autographed copy of Richard Clay’s book “Raised Wrong, Educated Worse,” as a showing of our gratitude.