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  • Queensbridge

    Taylon Murphy

    My name is Taylon Murphy, my organization is called the Tayshana “Chicken” Murphy foundation. It was founded after my daughter met her physical demise at the hands of an assailant, that had a gun. Actually, I’m...
    June 24, 2016 1282 0
  • Queensbridge

    April Simpson

    My name is April Simpson. I am the Queensbridge Houses Tenant Association President. Queensbridge is the largest housing development in the country. One of our goals that we’re trying to implement, and we’re doing great on,...
    June 24, 2016 877 0
  • Queensbridge

    Guns Down Lifes Up

    James Dobbins We are Guns Down Life Up, me and my man Jay right here. See the public hospitals got tired of people getting shot and just sending them out there bandaged up with no resources....
    June 24, 2016 768 0
  • Queensbridge

    K Bain

    Peace, my name is K Bain. Founding program director of 696 build queensbridge. What we’re doing today is, we’re in the community celebrating the life of a young soldier, Slice. He happens to be a family...
    June 24, 2016 1064 0
  • Queensbridge

    DJ Martian

    For starters my name is Marvin but my DJ name is DJ Martian. DJing is my love, my profession, my everything. I’ve worked with tons of brands from Hot 97 to McDonalds and many in between....
    June 24, 2016 731 0
  • Queensbridge

    Chyna Butler

    I’m here at this event as a volunteer, I did face painting. My name is Chyna Butler, I’m a model known as Chocolate Chyna Doll. I’m a brown skin model and there’s been a lot of...
    June 24, 2016 822 0
  • Queensbridge

    Big Uptown

    What’s up my name is Big Uptown, I work with Best of the Block Entertainment and we do artist life stories for artist such as Styles P, Chamillionaire and Maino. We would film in the artist...
    June 24, 2016 784 0

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Black Bravado is improving the state of people of color in America by shifting the narrative on what it means to be Black and excellent. Here, everyday people share their goals, accomplishments and stories of perseverance creating a community that incites us to act.

bra·va·do : a bold , swaggering display of courage.

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