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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

October 16th - 26th, 2014

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...

The chokehold death of Eric Garner would never have received national attention and outrage that it has without the videotaping by Ramsey Orta of Garner's murder.

Before the videotape can...

De Blasio. New Yorkers rejected stop-and-frisk under Bloomberg. Time to repudiate "broken windows" under Bratton and this mayor

Yesterday thousands of people peacefully marched on Staten...

Comptroller Stringer

Report Provides Facility-by-Facility Breakdown of Claims to Identify Trends and Reduce Costs

New York City Comptroller Scott...

 

[Community Announcements]

1. REMEMBRANCE: Videographer, CEMOTAP Member, D12 member and Guerilla Jounalism Class Member Brother Leon Muhammad AKA “...

 

Support Rally: Thursday at 6PM

Today August 14, 2014

The recent killing of the young Black teenager, Michael Brown, in Ferguson, near St. Louis County, MO...

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