Trayvon Martin

Van Jones

Prince, hoodies and #YesWeCode

People always ask me how Prince got involved with #YesWeCode, an initiative I helped to found. #YesWeCode aims to help train 100,000 low-opportunity youth to become high-level computer programmers. The truth is, it was Prince who sparked the idea. It […]

Fruitvale Station

‘Fruitvale Station’: So prescient, so profound

So many emotions swirl around the jury’s verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. I have read so many editorial opinions and blog posts in an effort to understand it all. The confluence of race, politics, and (in)justice make Trayvon Martin’s […]