Once you come out of defense mode, you may recognize the wisdom and truth in Dr. Boyce Watkins content. Here ya go…in his own words!
A lot of people are not going to like what I have to say, but let me start by saying this: I really don’t give a &*^%. These words come from a man who has seen too many black men grow up to become irresponsible, self-absorbed, excessively entitled, weak men, largely because they were coddled at home.
This does not always happen at the hands of a single mother, but it almost always occurs due to parents who do not understand their role in raising intelligent and responsible human beings.
Let’s be clear: If you raise your son to be a boy, he’s going to remain a boy. Typically, strong male role models make it easier to build manhood, mothers cannot usually do it alone.