forFATHERS™ project
forFATHERS™ project

AUDIO | In Harm’s Way: Remembering the Life of Kamau Chandler

By Kathleen Horan : Reporter, WNYC News Seventeen-year-old Kamau Chandler was known for his grace with physical pursuits like rowing, skiing and martial arts. His family credits him with popularizing skateboarding in the section of ...

Feb, 18 · in Audio,Children,Parents

VIDEO | Black Fatherhood Panel

Larry talks about the high percentage of African-American children born out of wedlock with panelists Common, Charles Blow, Joe Jones and Mike Yard. The Nightly ShowGet More: The Nightly Show Full Episodes,The Nightly Show on ...

Feb, 09 · in Father,Men,Video

VIDEO | “SIMPLY MARVELOUS” – Geoffrey Holder (1930-2014)

A rare performance and glimpse into the “private life and philosophy” of this multifaceted celebrity. Immediately recognizable as the 7-Up, “Uncola man”, his distinctive bass voice, heavy accent and hearty laugh are legendary. This is ...

Oct, 08

VIDEO | I’m A Father [WANP]

“I’m a Father” is a 5 video series celebrating the bond between fathers and their children. Reggie Oss é aka Combat Jack is the host of the “The Comback Jack Show” podcast who was previously ...

Jun, 17

MUSIC | Moment of Happyness [Mix]

Tracklist 01 / Fantastic Remix (jay dee) / Georgia Anne Muldrow 02 / Mellow My Man / The Roots 03 / Pop’s Rap Part 2 fatherhood / Common 04 / Life As a Shorty ft. ...

Jun, 13

SOCIAL | #MTXYtalk

#MTXYtalk | JUNE 15TH … If you’d like to submit a question please leave it in the comments section below or Tweet us on the day using the hashtag #MTXYtalk Social: @for_fathers / @4_fathers

Jun, 11

HISTORY: Inspiration for father’s day

On July 19, 1910, the governor of the U.S. state of Washington proclaimed the nation’s first “Father’s Day.” However, it was not until 1972, 58 years after President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s Day official, that ...

May, 19

Happy to Be Nappy
by Bell Hooks