citizen.education
All those wise rules my family taught me are starting to look like a thousand points of hype 
If you are a black generation Xer it’s likely you’ve heard similar maxims from the black oral tradition that I did. “Nothing beats a failure like a try,” my people said. "Once you get your education, no one can take it away from you.” “I don’t care if you are a janitor or street sweeper, just be…