Ideas from others about one of my favorite subjects!!
By: Adisa Banjoko I have always believed that the timing of a book coming into your life is usually more important than the contents within it. The Book of Forgiving was a book I did not know I needed – until it arrived. I run an organization called the Hip-Hop Chess Federation (HHCF). We are the world’s first nonprofit to fuse music, chess and martial arts to teach kids about unity, strategy and nonviolence.
The HHCF teaches chess to mostly at-risk youth to help them discover who they are and what they want to be. In addition, we help them develop a plan to actualize their goals and dreams. We join together with many artists including RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan, various jiu jitsu masters and technology leaders to inspire our kids.
If Hip-Hop, chess and martial arts have taught me anything, they have taught me that everything has…
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