grassroots advocacy

i am malcolm x

i am malcolm x

today is malcolm x's birthday. he's one of my heroes.

when i was in the 11th grade my grandmother sent me a book of malcolm x's speeches. it was undoubtedly one of the best gifts i have ever received. the book, which i read from cover to cover in less than a week, awakened my revolutionary spirit and serves as the foundation for the career i am building as a PR practitioner and social justice fighter.

Back to Basics

Roland Martin had a message during the opening plenary session of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators conference that was not only for public administrators, but for public relations professionals as well. He challenged them to take a micro - not macro - approach to impacting change.