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Jumaane D. Williams

Council Member Jumaane D. Williams (D-Brooklyn), Deputy Leader and Chair of the Council's Housing and Buildings Committee, and Council Member...

Cuomo -- demands heat up for Special Prosecutor in police slayings

The families of 18 New Yorkers killed by the police have launched a campaign to get Governor...

Pat Lynch blind to the facts -- feeling the heat as another candidate seeks his job

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Last week, NYPD Officer...

Ricot Dupuy, Director, Radio Soleil

[Community News]

The Black Institute Partners with NYC Haitian Community To Plan Improving...

Chirlane McCray

[Black History Month]

First Lady's presentation at Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Black History Month...

King's County District Attorney Ken Thompson

 

Statement of Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson Regarding Indictment of New York City Police...

Young marchers have been demanding for justice in several police-killing-of-unarmed Black men cases

Several elected officials and activists welcomed today's report...

Greys, left and Clay, right

[Community Announcement]

Clarke House Debate #2  Topic: “Who is the Greater, Malcolm X or Dr. Martin Luther...

Photo: Karsten Moran for The New York Times

As the investigation into the deadliest accident in the history of the Metro-North Railroad got underway on Wednesday...

Mayor Bill de Blasio

[State Of The City: New York]

Thank you to my fellow elected officials in attendance: City Council Speaker Melissa...

 

[Community Annoucement]

Dr. Clarke House 2015 Great Debate #1: Who is greater Dr. WEB Dubois or the Honorable Marcus Garvey?  Dr. Jeffries says WEB Dubois, while...

Noche Diaz

[Community Announcement]

In 2014 Noche Diaz was singled out, snatched from among protesters, and arrested by the NYPD near Times...

Mayor Bill de Blasio during a previous storm City to issue Winter Weather Emergency Declaration restricting all non-emergency travel...

A "monitor" would not have helped Eric Garner get justice

[Commentary]Response to Justice Agenda in Governor Cuomo’s State of the...

Former gubernatorial candidate Prof. Teachout

Governor Cuomo is right about one thing—we need to roll up our sleeves and address education for children in New York...

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