Forest Parks

With a concern for social justice and alternative news Forest tries to write frank and informative posts tackling a range of subjects.

Titans Linebacker Derrick Morgan Launches $200 Million Opportunity Zone Fund After NFL Retirement

— ADVERTISEMENT — Tennessee Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan announced his retirement at 15th July, at 30 it seems like a sensible choice and he said, to Forbes, of the decision “I’m at a time where, physically and mentally, it doesn’t make a lot of sense to continue,” But that does not mean he is kicking …

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We Bet You Can’t Wait For Nas’ ‘I Know I Can” Kids Books To Come Either?

Nas “Nasir” Jones is so many things, self-educated, streetwise, a master businessman who may well be on his way to being a billionaire. He is definitely a show of how far you can come with your mind in the right space and a bit of determination. And THIS is exactly why he should be writing …

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Another Peaceful Black Activist Has Been Found Murdered. We MUST Keep Pushing Until We Find Out Who Killed Sadie Roberts-Joseph!

Sadie Roberts-Joseph’s sister Armstrong-Johnson told the Washington Post “She was a total advocate of peace, love and harmony, and she died just the opposite,” UPDATE: A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder – https://news.yahoo.com/man-arrested-murder-louisiana-african-american-museum-founder-194558285–abc-news-topstories.html Sadie Roberts-Joseph launched a local group to fight drugs and violence, she founded an African American history museum …

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Future thoughts: Jael on what is important and who inspires her!

This Black History month we are talking to our youth! This is the last video of this month and we are talking with Jael. Jael’s parents are STRONG proponents of mentoring and educating our youth and they founded and run the 5:30 Scholars. Watch Jael’s video below. ==== REMEMBER: UNTIL MONDAY 4th MARCH WE HAVE …

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How Black Panther renewed many of us and looking deeper into Afrofuturism and the positive role it can have on our children.

Black Panther was a breath of fresh air! Even though the comic character has been around since the 1960s, the Marvel movie brought the Black positivity and future looking concept of Wakanda to a wider audience. Our kids and us alike felt pride sharing quotes and nods to the movie, we argued over the story, …

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Future thoughts: Bailee, 11-year-old Entrepreneur and her brother Earl (VIDEO)

This Black History month we are talking to our youth! Last week we talked with Gabby (watch here) and this week we have asked a few questions about the future, about the past and their insight is a joy to watch to Bailee, aged 11, and her brother Earl, aged 13. Bailee is an 11-year-old …

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