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“I became so frustrated with visiting inner-city schools [in the U.S.]. If you ask the kids what they want or need, they will say an iPod or some sneakers. In South Africa, they don’t ask for money or toys. They ask for uniforms so they can go to school.”
Oprah just opened her $40 million dollar ‘Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls’ which is set on 22 acres and spread over 28 buildings in South Africa. Tina Turner, Mariah Carey, Mary J Blige, and Spike Lee all hit up the school opening in support. This quote is making the rounds as a diss on the FUBU kids but I think this is more about American values. Next….
Waiting on the 25 Cent Leadership Academy for Boys to pop up. Source