HuffingtPost’s Op Ed, We Will Win, by Khary Lazarre-White

Khary Lazarre-White, Contributor Social entrepreneur, author of the novel Passage, organizer and attorney; Executive Director of The Brotherhood/Sister Sol Intersectionality speaks to a world-view and perspective – a way to analyze overlapping forms of identity and...

Op Ed de HuffingtPost, Ganaremos, por Khary Lazarre-White

Khary Lazarre-White, Colaborador Emprendedor social, autor de la novela Pasaje, organizador y abogado; Director Ejecutivo de The Brotherhood/Sister Sol La interseccionalidad habla de una visión y una perspectiva del mundo, una forma de analizar formas superpuestas de...
Who Got Next: Creating Pipelines For Girls Of Color To Be On The Ballot

Who Got Next: Creating Pipelines For Girls Of Color To Be On The Ballot

With headlines like, “Women, people of color, and LGBTQ candidates who made history in the 2017 election,” and newly elected leaders such as LaToya Cantrell, Andrea Jenkins, Hala Ayala, Danica Roem, and Braxton Winston, I am reminiscent of the my major introduction to...
WABC’s Up Close with Bill Ritter

WABC’s Up Close with Bill Ritter

Life on the street – and lives lost on the street. The book is called “Passage” – the story of a young black man – trying to survive in a world where there are forks in the road – at every turn. For many young african americans – it’s called life. On Up Close last...
Capital Press Release

Capital Press Release

The Brotherhood/Sister Sol announces $10.7 million dollars in funding toward the construction of the leading out of school time building in New York City – the creation of a model for the nation. New York, NY (May 1, 2017) The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Sis) is proud...
Police and State Violence and Our Children

Police and State Violence and Our Children

We will work and organize to ensure fair policing that adheres to the Constitution, to reform the unjust criminal justice system, to end “broken windows” policing, and to protest against state...
Making Change by Changing the Story

Making Change by Changing the Story

“We in the nonprofit sector are tackling some of the most difficult issues of our time,” says Khary Lazarre-White, co-founder and executive director of The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Sis), a youth development organization based in Harlem that aims to cultivate a...
Black Girl Movement: National Conference

Black Girl Movement: National Conference

“Black Girl Movement: A National Conference” is a three-day gathering at Columbia University in New York City to focus on Black girls, cis, queer, and trans girls, in the United States. Bringing together artists, activists, educators, policymakers, and black girls...

What is Worth Fighting For, an Op Ed from Cidra Sebastien

When black and brown girls are videotaped beating each other down, the blame game quickly starts. It happened when video of a fight at a Brooklyn McDonald’s went viral. Everyone joins in to accuse and shame: What’s wrong with these girls? Where are their parents? It’s...
Bold in Action: Passing it On

Bold in Action: Passing it On

1995 Echoing Green Global Fellow Jason Warwin, co-founder of The Brotherhood/Sister Sol. Offering a peer group that provides guidance and support to Black and Latino kids without a lot of direction is the primary focus of Jason’s org. Watch...
#TalkAboutTheTalk

#TalkAboutTheTalk

Bro/Sis has partnered with Saatchi & Saatchi NY to launch the “Talk About The Talk” campaign. The centerpiece of the campaign is a PSA that portrays several intimate conversations between Black parents and their children about how to avoid potentially dangerous...