Just the other day someone who shall remain nameless was throwing a little shade on Newark, NJ (my hometown). SMH. For so long Newark has been fighting stereotypes and assumptions. Does it have it ups and down, its good and bad? For sure. But I’m a product of my city. I rep hard for my city and this article right here has my chest swelled up for my city. Humph, the naysayers feeling really swoll right about now. BAM!
New Jersey and Newark lead the nation in Black male’s graduation rates : Check the story via The Washington Post