Quotes by Geoffrey Canada

"While reaching up for manhood they tumble over a moral and ethical precipice and many can never scale their way back up."

"a 1997 Boston Globe article notes that “several new studies highlight the problems boys have in reading and writing, showing that they are far worse than the well-advertised problems for girls in math and science"

"Americans have been slaughtering one another in record numbers, in what can only be called America’s secret war against itself."

Books by Geoffrey Canada

Geoffrey Canada
  • Geoffrey Canada

  • Date of birth: January 13, 1952
  • Born: in New York City, The United States.

  • Description: Geoffrey Canada is an African-American social activist. He is the author of Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America. Since 1990, Canada has been president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone in Harlem, New York.
    He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bowdoin College and a Master's degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.