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New Every Corner Episode 5: My Little Sister Lost Her Life…(Video)
In the latest episode of Every Corner, a teen shares how her life was impacted by gang violence. I used a blackbox over the teen’s face to protect her and her family’s identity. After watching, please take a moment and rate the video.
Tags: Every Corner, gang violence, gun violence, teen, violence
Youth Docs on YouTube: EveryCornerTV is LIVE
The first four episodes of my youth docu-drama series, Every Corner are live on YouTube. So if you’re a Youtuber, visit www.youtube.com/EveryCornerTV and rate the videos. Each episode is between 1:30 – 2:30 minutes long and deals with a specific issue that young people face every day. The more votes we get, the more views [...]
Tags: docu-drama, Every Corner, Yasmin Shiraz, Youth Documentary
New Video: Why Are Parents Disconnected from their Kids?
I interviewed Derrick Rogers, a principal in Milwaukee, WI to gain insight on why parents are disconnected from their kids. He not only shared the disconnect, he explained that parents have a new definition of manhood and womanhood that is applied to their teens. Check the video below: Love to know your thoughts. Why do [...]
Tags: Every Corner, high school, principal, troubled students
Black Male Speaks: Dad Busted My Mom’s Head Open (Video)
When I heard this courageous young man’s story of growing up in a household where domestic violence was the norm, I knew I had to share it with you all. He’s strong and shared how he saw his father be violent with his mother on a regular basis. If you want to use a video [...]
Tags: african american male, black male, dad beat mom, Domestic Violence, Every Corner