In this edition of “The Roland Martin Show,” guest host Cleo Manago talks with Dr. Umar Johnson about his new school, The Frederick Douglass & Marcus Garvey RBG International Leadership Academy for boys.
Dr. Johnson also shares his views about how African American young men are being intentionally miseducated, special educated, intentionally psychiatrically medicated, intentionally expelled from school and adjudicated within juvenile courts and programs.
During their conversation Manago and Dr. Johnson have a heated debate over Black male sexuality and homosexuality.
Dr. Umar Johnson is a Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Certified School Psychologist who is considered an expert on the education and mental health of Afrikan and Afrikan-American children. His accomplishments are many. Most recently, Dr. Umar is working on building his new school, The Frederick Douglass & Marcus Garvey RBG International Leadership Academy for boys.
Dr. Johnson’s perspectives on issues concerning Black life in the USA are powerful, Black affirming and sobering. Some find his perspectives on Black boys, effeminacy and homosexuality controversial.
All that and more in this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast on the Empowerment Radio Network.