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Baltimore Center Stage AfterThoughts on The Garden

2021-07-12T18:59:33+00:00

Baltimore Center Stage presents After Thoughts on the play The Garden Dr. Brooks leads and facilitates a powerful  discussion on healing intergenerational trauma, the resiliency of the Black spirit in the face of on-going systematic oppressions, and the power of love to transform our selves into something even greater than before.

Baltimore Center Stage AfterThoughts on The Garden2021-07-12T18:59:33+00:00

StreetRiders NYC panel on Black LGBTQ+ Liberation and Social Justice Movements

2021-03-13T21:53:16+00:00

 StreetRidersNYC presents The Black LGBTQ+ Community & Pathways to Liberation. Dr. Brooks discusses Black LGBTQ+ Community & Liberation. This panel focuses the role of Black LGBTQ+ people's role in liberation movements, the ways in which Black LGBTQ+ have been erased, and strategies that have been used to remain whole in spite of systemic marginalization. Here is the link to the panel discussion:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3QBkTQrPGg.

StreetRiders NYC panel on Black LGBTQ+ Liberation and Social Justice Movements2021-03-13T21:53:16+00:00

MIT Black Graduate Student Association Hosts Public Safety Discussion Facilitated by Dr. Durryle Brooks

2021-03-13T22:19:50+00:00

MIT Black Graduate Student Association addresses the needs of Black students on campus and public safety. Dr. Brooks facilitates a discussion centered on envisioning safety on campus from a holistic and Black student perspective.

MIT Black Graduate Student Association Hosts Public Safety Discussion Facilitated by Dr. Durryle Brooks2021-03-13T22:19:50+00:00

UC Riverside presents Reimagining Black Wellness with Dr. Durryle Brooks.

2021-03-13T22:09:29+00:00

African Student Programs at UC Riverside presents Reimagining Black Wellness series with Dr. Durryle Brooks. Dr. Brooks discusses Reimagining Black Wellness, moving from Self-Care to Self-Reverence practices in our racial justice activism, and elevating transformative and liberatory Black masculinities in our every day lives.

UC Riverside presents Reimagining Black Wellness with Dr. Durryle Brooks.2021-03-13T22:09:29+00:00

Dr. Durryle Brooks presents on Health Equity at Rocky Vista University

2021-03-13T22:30:12+00:00

Dr. Brooks presents on the foundations of health equity and the social determinants of health from an intersectional justice perspective at Rocky Vista University. Dr. Brooks facilitates a discussion centered on envisioning safety on campus from a holistic and Black student perspective.

Dr. Durryle Brooks presents on Health Equity at Rocky Vista University2021-03-13T22:30:12+00:00

HBO partners with NewFest to Discuss Sexual Violence Among Black Gay Men in I MAY DESTROY YOU

2020-10-06T16:19:14+00:00

“Gathering The Pieces,” a virtual event series around Michaela Coel’s groundbreaking new show on HBO, I MAY DESTROY YOU. Dr. Brooks discusses intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and toxic masculinity. Addressing the needs of Black gay and bisexual men are critical and addressing the roots causes of violence is essential for developing radical solutions that help us all heal. Here is the link to the panel discussion: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZS5cjOoBG8M.

HBO partners with NewFest to Discuss Sexual Violence Among Black Gay Men in I MAY DESTROY YOU2020-10-06T16:19:14+00:00

My Brother’s Keeper & The African American Male Engagement Office In Baltimore Partners with Dr. Durryle Brooks to Discuss Intersectionality

2020-10-06T16:20:14+00:00

This You Matter discussion focused on the intersections race, gender, and sexuality among ALL men and boys of color. All too often, the discussion regarding supporting men and boys often only means supporting cisgender and heterosexual boys and men. This discussions centered on all Black boys and men, which includes gay, bisexual, and queer Black men and boys. #inclusionmatters

My Brother’s Keeper & The African American Male Engagement Office In Baltimore Partners with Dr. Durryle Brooks to Discuss Intersectionality2020-10-06T16:20:14+00:00

“Young, Black, Homegrown, and Leading In Baltimore” -The Daily Record Interview with Dr. Brooks

2020-10-06T15:05:55+00:00

The "Young, Black, Homegrown, and Leading" series explores Black leaders in Baltimore, their personal journeys, their leadership roles and how they see the challenges facing Baltimore — and what solutions to these challenges might look like. This interview covers education, civic engagement, LGBTQ representation, growing up and navigating life as a Black gay man, and my abiding LOVE for Baltimore City. Here is the link to the website:  https://thedailyrecord.com/2020/09/29/durryle-brooks-helping-young-people-to-use-their-voice/.

“Young, Black, Homegrown, and Leading In Baltimore” -The Daily Record Interview with Dr. Brooks2020-10-06T15:05:55+00:00

Urban One & Nissan Celebrate Diversity Among Unsung African American LGBTQ history makers!–Dr. Durryle Brooks

2020-10-06T14:51:09+00:00

Urban One proudly partners with Nissan, and local Nissan dealers to honor and recognize some of the many African American LGBTQ history makers that have gone UNSUNG! LGBTQ History Month is celebrated in October to coincide with National Coming Out Day on October 11th and to commemorate the 1979 and 1987 Marches on Washington for LGBT Rights. It also has a focus on African American LGBTQ individuals that have made major impacts on our nation and in our lives. Far too often the contributions of African American Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, and Queer people go unrecognized [...]

Urban One & Nissan Celebrate Diversity Among Unsung African American LGBTQ history makers!–Dr. Durryle Brooks2020-10-06T14:51:09+00:00

COVID-19 LAUNCHPAD GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED- Dr. Durryle Brooks

2020-10-06T16:29:11+00:00

The coronavirus pandemic brought into stark focus many of the health and social justice inequities that plague disadvantaged populations in Baltimore and around the world. To address this critical gap, the Alliance for a Healthier World created a new cycle of health equity-focused COVID-19 grants for researchers, policy experts, and program implementers at Johns Hopkins University. After receiving a tremendous number of applications – Dr. Durryle Brooks' community research project entitled Examination of Medical Mistrust and Misinformation of COVID-19 among Low Income African-Americans with Comorbid Risk Factors was selected as one of the awardees.    

COVID-19 LAUNCHPAD GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED- Dr. Durryle Brooks2020-10-06T16:29:11+00:00