Jalen Rose Gets 20 Days in Jail for DUI


By JasmineHughes Jalen Rose was sentenced Wednesday to 20 days in jail for a March drunken-driving crash near Detroit. The decision came despite a recommendation that Rose, an ESPN analyst and former N.B.A. player, not serve jail time and despite the public support of several prominent figures, including Detroit’s mayor.   CLICK TO READ

Jalen Rose Opens a Tuition-Free Charter School in Detroit


Your Black World Reports Not only did Jalen Rose not forget about his roots, he returned with nourishment for the community. The former NBA star and ESPN analyst has opened The Jalen Rose Leadership Academy, a tuition free charter school for 9th-12th graders in his hometown Detroit. “Only 30 percent of 9th graders (in Detroit) […]