Stop Telling Black People “You Don’t Need a Degree”

1988 Ad for the United Negro College Fund

“College is NOT for everybody”, and it’s true. However, people spend copious amounts of time on social media offering their perspectives on a wide array of issues. Escapism and needing to feel good is critical right now for all of us. We throw ourselves into the latest Netflix drama and share our personal analysis with each other. But what if that same energy to comment on “freeing Britney” could be…