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De Blasio and Commissioner Joseph Ponte

Mayor Bill de Blasio has hailed the vote by the Department of Corrections' Board barring isolation in detention of people younger...

Mayor de Blasio

The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York announced today that it has...

 

The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York announced today that it has so far raised $120,000 in pledges through the Fallen Heroes Relief Effort, which was established in honor of slain...

Rev. Sharpton with Gwen Carr

WHO: Rev. Al Sharpton, President, National Action Network

Gwen Carr, Mother of Eric Garner

Esaw Garner...

De Blasio with Prince William

MAYOR DE BLASIO DELIVERS REMARKS AT SHUTTERSTOCK HEADQUARTERS WITH THE DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE

Mayor Bill...

Rev. Al Sharpton

It has come to my attention that due to some interaction in the family around the services for Akai Gurley tonight and tomorrow, that services may...

District Attorney Ken Thompson

Statement of Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Impaneling Of Grand Jury In Fatal Police Shooting Of Akai...

Sharpton with Akai Gurley's domestic partner Kimberly Michelle Ballinger

BOTH THE VIEWING & FUNERAL IS OPEN TO PRESS

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Eric Garner

Several elected officials and activists reacted with outrage to the decision by the grand jury on Staten Island not to indict Daniel Pantaleo, whose...

Eric Garner dead on the streets after being strangled by Daniel Pantaleo

POP WILL MARCH AND RALLY TO PROTEST GRAND JURY DECISION...

Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who killed Garner with chokehold

This is a deeply emotional day – for the Garner Family, and all New Yorkers. His death was a...

Launching: The International Decade for People of African Descent

Master of Ceremonies: Randy Weston

(Tribute to Rene McLean; Musical...

Sharpton shown with Kimberly Michelle Ballinger, Akai Gurley's girlfriend and mother of his child; also shown is the mother, Janice Asiedu.

 

PUBLIC SERVICE...

 

REV. AL SHARPTON’S NATIONAL ACTION NETWOK (NAN) CHAPTERS TO MEET AT FEDERAL COURT HOUSES ACROSS THE COUNTRY TODAY, NOVEMBER 25TH 12PM ET/CT/PT IN RESPONSE TO GRAND JURY...

 

Utility Urges Customers to Place Safety First this Turkey Day

Con Edison crews will be ready to respond to any power outages that occur as a result of a...

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