lessons Archives

Lessons from Tuskegee: Educate self first

April 29, 2013

With an historic visit to Tuskegee University in Alabama, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan continued his quest to inspire and enlighten another generation of Black people—and experience the special joy he gets from teaching young people. The Nation of Islam is known for not only its wisdom and discipline but also for affording young people… [Read More]

2013 Black Excellence Awards Music Honoree Joe V. Nathaniel, Jr.

March 15, 2013

Music Joe V. Nathaniel, Jr.’s parents introduced him to music when he was four. After his first few piano lessons, it was clear he had a gift. This gift would guide Joe Nathaniel’s life, and still does to this day. A Milwaukee native, attended UW-Milwaukee and the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, when he found a… [Read More]