by: Yahnae Hankins
He had a difficult childhood, moving frequently around in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and the Bronx. Shakur received an education in radical politics from his mother, but he also saw some of life's hardships through her struggles with substance abuse. He never gave up on his dreams, he didn't let his pass bring him down from getting to his dream.
I believe Tupac Shakur is my hero because the things he went threw I go threw in everyday life. And one of his quotes i read everyday "It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down."