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  • Staff Writer

    Jessica Wright – Staff Writer

    Jessica is a freelance writer who uses her voice to challenge the status quo. Her writing encourages readers to do the same by presenting alternative thought provoking views on  issues related to politics, race relations and...
    October 13, 2017 38 0
  • Black Voices

    Kristen Clarke

    “Investigating reverse discrimination at a moment when white supremacist are marching in the streets is deeply troubling”   As President and Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Kristen Clarke is tasked with...
    October 11, 2017 51 0
  • Black Voices

    Youth Crusader

    “Sometimes you just have to pull the young men to the side to see if u are able to help their GROWTH”   If you happen down the Ave in CrownHeights Brooklyn or South Jamaica Queens...
    September 14, 2017 70 0
  • Bravado Goals

    I’m Most Proud To Be A Black Man

      David Delancy III is the owner of One Day Come Construction, Inc in Tallahassee, Florida. A graduate of the University of Southern Florida, David parlayed his years of experience in the construction industry to open...
    January 15, 2017 399 0
  • Bravado Goals

    I’m Here to Change History

    “I was asked am I trying to racially unite or racially incite. My GOAL is to racially UNITE. In the process of doing that, some people will be incited.” “I’m ready to do what I need to...
    June 15, 2016 628 0
  • Opinions

    What’s In A Meme?

    NO. NO. NO A simple trip over to census.gov will tell you that the number of black women relative to black men isn’t outrageous at all and until old age isn’t far out of line from their white...
    June 15, 2016 345 0
  • Opinions

    Black Privilege

    As a youth growing up in Harlem, New York City I always had a love/hate relationship with school. I loved seeing my friends and pretty girls every day. I loved the feeling you got when the...
    June 10, 2016 179 0
  • Opinions

    May 19th Officially Malcolm X Day!

    While making my rounds through social media, I came across a picture calling for May 19th to be celebrated as Malcolm X day.  “What a dope Idea” I thought to myself; May 19th being Malcolm’s Birthday it’s the...
    June 4, 2016 141 0

About us

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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