“For 15 years, [we have] asked school systems… for help with this problem and have gotten little. Now, after losing another generation of black boys, they acknowledge the problem with no plan of action”

Black Star Project Founder Phillip Jackson in his daily e-newsletter after looking at the low performance of black students on the 2009 PISA. This would also apply to the educational crisis overall and the lost generations of young Latinos and young men of all races.