Frederick Douglass—conceived by rape and born into slavery 199 years ago this month—escaped bondage to become a leading abolitionist, writer, statesman and the most photographed American of the 19th Century.
A Letter from the Chairman: This Year has been….UNBELIEVABLE!
UNBELIEVABLE! That is the best word to describe the Douglass Leadership Institute’s staff as we reflect on the success of our ‘Turning the Tide’ initiative, which exceeded all our expectations.
Why I find the black community’s response to Trump’s election a little embarrassing
By Jeremy Hunt – Published November 19, 2016 – FoxNews.com My father grew up in Atlanta during the late 60s and 70s surrounded by fellow blacks. From elementary school to Howard University,
As a black man, I’ve suffered microaggressions. I shouldn’t talk about them.
Reprinted from the Washington Post Focusing on small slights obscures the bigger issues in African American communities. by JeremyHunt “Hunt isn’t one of us.” Rico, a black friend of mine,
Commemorating Juneteenth and the values of Frederick Douglass this Saturday.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Commemorating Juneteenth and the values of Frederick Douglass this Saturday. Douglass Leadership Institute hosts a forum on Strengthening the Black Family. Orlando, FL – June 16, 2016
New Group will host “Strengthening the Black Family” forum at Hampton University this Saturday.
Douglass Leadership Institute(DLI) hopes to ‘turn the tide’ against challenges facing the black community by bringing together area leaders to discuss challenges and solutions that are facing the black family.
Organization inspired by Frederick Douglass will attend the Carolina Values Summit
Dean Nelson, Chairman of the Douglass Leadership Institute, has a few questions for the 2016 Presidential Candidates. Rock Hill, SC – February 11, 2016 Douglass Leadership Institute (DLI) is