When I first heard Jasmyn Wright’s motivational video on Facebook, now gone viral, I wanted to hear more. After all, Jasmyn teaches at a Philadelphia public school. And her “mantra/rap” was picked up by The Gap and used in the mega retail store’s fall back-to-school campaign.
So I went to Frederick Douglass, at 21st and Norris, to hear the back story. Here’s Jasmyn. And here are links to: