Cousin Jeff Speaking In Buffalo!
Tomorrow Feb. 14th 2013 Award Winning Activist and White House Correspondent Jeff Johnson will be speaking at the Buffalo Convention Center. But today, our Cousin Jeff stopped in the studio for Know ThySelf Community Wednesday! Listen to the man drop knowledge and inspiration inside!
As a MSNBC contributor and CNN investigative journalist, Jeff Johnson is an "Authentic Voice" who blends politics and popular culture to reach and empower the youth. He spent the last decade serving as senior advisor for Media and Youth Outreach for People for the American Way, national director of the Youth & College division of the NAACP, and as vice president of the Russell Simmons Hip Hop Summit Action Network.
In this exclusive interview below, Jeff reveals his thoughts on the Ex-cop Chris Dorner controversy and answers today's Know ThySelf question "How do we reverse the cycle of self-destruction in our community".
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And don't miss Jeff Johnson's Keynote speech as Canisius College presents:
“Moving Forward: Building Leaders for the Future,” an education, health and economic empowerment summit on Thursday, February 14 from 9:00 a.m. – 2 p.m. at The Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 153 Franklin Street in Buffalo. Jeff Johnson will speak at 11 a.m. The event, sponsored by the college’s Academic Talent Search Program, is free and open to the public.
The Go Getta Adri V and Yours Truly Jazzy T will also be speaking at a Workshop at 12:30pm. We want to see YOUR face in the place!