Brian Banks, a former high school football star who was recently exonerated from prison for a rape he didn’t commit, sat down with “CBS This Morning” co-hosts to talk about the years he spent in prison, playing football in the NFL and getting a second chance on life.
Check out this video clip from Shanel Cooper-Sykes and Rob Coats titled, “Young, Rich and Real,” which talks about the theory of the 5 people you hang around the most…will most likely affect your personal success and well-being.
In the video, Shanel Cooper-Sykes, a multi-talented author, entrepreneur, life-coach and motivational speaker says: ‘If your broke, chances are…so are your friends!’
Check out this heartfelt mini documentary series of NBA superstar Kobe Bryant visiting Skid Row, the downtown Los Angeles area with the largest concentration of homeless people in the United States. to see the world through homeless eyes. He stops by the LA Mission charity and speaks to 4 incredible men seeking to improve their lives.
Check out this inspiring poem by a young woman named Jasmine Waiters titled, “Ponytail: A Poem for Gabby Douglas,” which calls upon the members of the African-American community to look beyond Gabby’s hair and focus on her historic accomplishments.
“I shared this poem with a friend and he told me to put it on Youtube. It’s pretty much self explanatory. So many people have commented or tweeted me asking me questions so I figured I’d answer them on here as well. ”