President Obama launched the "My Brother's Keeper" initiative in February 2014 to improve the opportunities and achievement of boys and young men of color. He said America needs more mentors to show young men we care about them, and there needs to be more action and less talk. The director of the My Brother's Keeper program, Jim Shelton, spoke at the Aspen Ideas Festival July 1, 2014.
Aspen Ideas Festival: 'My Brother's Keeper' aims to create ladders of opportunity
Education St. Paul, Minn. ·