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Old 10-30-2018
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Default Re: It's not our culture, it's the system

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Originally Posted by LaChavela View Post
If you are looking a high education or even a trade school it would be smart to get a mentor. The black community always encourages mentors
Well of course, which is one of the reasons I volunteer with high school youth. But it's still not something that all young people of color know to do or even consider doing.
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Originally Posted by BTOWNMAMI239 View Post
It's ridiculous what one has to pay in the US for an education. All to end up in great debt? Really?
Definitely. I am infinitely thankful for my degree and the networks I've been able to build from it, but my bank account won't be
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