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REV. AL SHARPTON TO BE JOINED BY THE SISTER & DOMESTIC PARTNER/MOTHER OF AKAI KAREEM GURLEY’S DAUGHTER—THE 28 YEAR OLD UNARMED MAN FATALLY SHOT BY POLICE IN EAST NEW YORK—...

Council Member Inez Barron, Assembly Member-Elect Charles Barron and community respond to the police shooting of 28 year old Akai Gurley in Pink Houses stairwell.

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De Blasio takes progressive approach to marijuana

Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration has announced that effective November 19, if police find someone in...

Former President Bill Clinton-- tough questions from Haitian activists

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Committee to Mobilize Against Dictatorship...

First Deputy Chief Philip Banks -- window dressing for flawed policy?

Official Statement By New York State Assemblyman Charles Barron...

Harry Belafonte

 

Apollo Uptown Hall: The Harlem/South Africa...

Eric T. Schneiderman

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement regarding the decision by the Supreme Court of the United States...

Sanford Rubenstein

Rev. Al Sharpton and Michael A. Hardy, National Action Network's (NAN’s) General Counsel, met with the Garner family today to make sure they...

Rev. Michael Livingston

Rev. Michael Livingston has joined the staff of the 87 year-old Riverside Church church as Executive Minister.

He begins work this...

Che Guevara in Congo in the 1960s

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Maysles Cinema, 343 Malcolm X Blvd, NY, NY 10027...

PBA chief Patrick Lynch famously said Eric Garner wasn't killed with a chokeholdToday, plaintiffs in the Center for Constitutional Rights stop-and-frisk case Floyd v....

Mayor Bill de Blasio 

Mr. Secretary General, thank you for your forceful leadership on climate change, and I welcome you all.

It's an honor for New York to host this momentous...

Sonia Sanchez

The Center for Black Literature, AKILA WORKSONGS, African Voices Magazine, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and Arts+Crafts, Inc....

The legendary Yvonne Chaka Chaka will be in attendance to perform tribute to 20 Years of South African democracy

 

“Powering Africa’s Future...

The Central Park 5 shown left to right: Kharey Wise, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana and Yusef Salaam-- exonerated and now getting some...

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