Agyei Tyehimba wonders about parenting and what it would be like if children were prepared to face the world learning like Jedi knights.
Notwithstanding white supremacy, the reason why so many (not ALL of them) of our young people find themselves lost, confused, and dysfunctional in the world is because we as their parents are not properly preparing them; frankly speaking, they are ill-equipped, and this reality sadly shows through the consistently poor decisions they make, their immaturity, their lack of initiative and motivation, and their inability to generally deal with life successfully. And this reality will continue until we become proactive in our parenting and creative in our approach to education. Essentially, such thinking would completely transform education as we know it, and result in the training of balanced and well-rounded young people, leaders and problem-solvers.
He wonders about initiation and the challenges that are dealt with and proposes a list of key areas that could be covered including self defense, public speaking and creating a plan to achieve goals.