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CUNY alumna and faculty member Zohra Saed embarked on a daunting challenge with high stakes.

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When the U.S. started withdrawing military forces from Afghanistan this summer and the Taliban began seizing control, CUNY alumna and faculty member Zohra Saed embarked on a...

New York City Council's Black, Latino and Asian Caucus on the pending removal of the Thomas Jefferson statue

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The following is a statement from the New York City Council's Black, Latino and Asian Caucus (BLAC) on the pending removal of the Thomas Jefferson statue located in the...

New York Urban League has launched its new Diversity & Inclusion Lab

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New York, NY (October 11, 2021): The New York Urban League has launched its new Diversity & Inclusion Lab, an incubator for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives,...

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Dimitri Bourianov in front of State Suprene Court in Queens county.

A Queens man claims State Supreme Court Judge Margaret McGowan tried to force him to settle his divorce case because one...

Bronx Rising Initiative yesterday launched a food insecurity initiative

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The Bronx Rising Initiative, a program of the nonprofit Oyate Group, is dedicated to providing and distributing critical resources across the Bronx in...

The New York Urban League has launched its new Diversity & Inclusion Lab, an incubator for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initi

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New York, NY (October 7, 2021): The New York Urban League has launched its new Diversity & Inclusion Lab, an incubator for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion...

The extraordinary work of five photographers from a class of formerly incarcerated men and women

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The extraordinary work of five photographers from a class of formerly incarcerated men and women is featured in the Homeroom, a new exhibition space at MoMA PS1 in...

Mullins has a history of making bigoted and incendiary comments, including postings on social media.

Tuesday, the FBI conducted raids at the office, and home, of Sgt. Ed Mullins, who was the president of the NYPD Sergeants Benevolent Association--but who resigned in the aftermath of the raids....

This is the first union certification in New York State after the 2019 passage of The Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act,

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(MINEOLA, NY) – On September 27, 2021, the New York State Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) certified Local 338 RWDSU/UFCW as the union to represent twelve agricultural...

New York law enforcement officers and public officials—including at least two active members of the NYPD—to a far-right, anti-go

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office said it will scrutinize NYPD ranks following a WNYC/Gothamist investigation of online records that appears to tie several New...

The TV program Cultural Caravan has preserved and honored African Culture for years.

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On Sunday September 19, 2021, Sister Louise Dente and several Cultural Warriors, Historians, Educators and Intellectuals will all speak on the importance of our culture...

Today, Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Less Is More Act, which passed the state legislature in June

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Today, Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Less Is More Act, which passed the state legislature in June and will remove incarceration as punishment for nearly all...

Andre Wallace, in this first of a three-part series, addresses what he calls incompetence in the current Mount Vernon government

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Former Mount Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace, in this first of a three-part series, addresses what he calls incompetence in the current Mount Vernon government....

Saturday's march for the lifting of sanctions against Zimbabwe will start at 11:00 am ET at the Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, at the U

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Citing President Joe Biden's public commitment to address long existing U.S. policies and structures that promote racism, a coalition of human rights\social...

Monday marked the 50th anniversary of the violent retaking of Attica, ordered by Governor Nelson Rockefeller, in the wake of the

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Monday marked the 50th anniversary of the violent retaking of Attica, ordered by Governor Nelson Rockefeller, in the wake of the prisoner uprising in 1971.

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