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Charles Barron

[Commentary]

Following the choke-hold killing of Eric Garner by one of several NYPD police officers who confronted him...

NYPD Commissioner William Bratton -- his "broken windows" approach sends another man to his grave

[Publisher's Commentary]

The initial...

Richard Emery

In response to the appointment of Richard D. Emery, Esq. as Chair of the Civilian Complaint Review Board, Communities United for Police Reform...

Dr. John Henrik Clarke

[Community Announcements]

Dr. Abdulalim Shabazz Funeral

The worlds greatest mathematics...

Vindicated in 2002: Kharey Wise, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, and Yusef Salaam.

 

New York City government has finally officially...

Left to right: The late J.D. Livingstone; Jean Hebrail; Angelique Kidjo; Imhotep Gary Byrd; and, the late Vanessa Cooper, GBE Producer.

PHOTO CREDIT...

The Central Park Five; exonerated, now about to settle with City 

Reports of a settlement in the Central Park Five case signify a monumental victory for the five...

Nelson Mandela -- Long And Mighty March

Saturday, June 21, 2014, twenty-four years to the date, from 10:00 AM to 12 noon, the people of Brooklyn will commemorate...

Elombe Brath

[Community Announcement: Celebration And Tribute]

Commemoration of a Pan African Hero: Elombe Brath. Soweto Day - June 16...

Scott M. Stringer

[New York City]

Raising the minimum wage to $13.13 in New York City would benefit nearly 1.2 million City residents by an...

Roberto Clemente

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) invites the public to review and comment on a proposal to...

Comptroller Scott Stringer

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer became the first elected NYC...

Rev. Jeremiah Wright

As part of its dynamic series promoting economic justice, “Prophetic Voices,” The Riverside Church will host The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, who...

Schumer, flanked by Williams and Clarke, Monday

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer joined by City Councilman Jumaane Williams, Congresswoman Yvette Clarke and other...

Alma Murdough left, holds photo of Jerome; his sister Cheryl Warner is at right

Derek Sells, Managing Partner, The Cochran Firm, has announced the filing of a $25...

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