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My Brother's Keeper Town Hall (Photos by Shevry Lassiter)


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President Obama addresses a group of young men who are being mentored through My Brother's Keeper program started at the White House at Walker Jones Education Center in Northwest on Monday, July 21. Attending the program were Attorney General Eric Holder, NBA All-Star Point Guard Chris Paul (who introduced the president), NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and Isaiah Austin, who missed out on being drafted this year when he was diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Secretary Tom Vilsack, Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-FL), Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN), Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN), Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA), Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and Birmingham Mayor Bill Bell.