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Mayor Bill De Blasio

America will never forget this day, and neither will people all across the world who know the meaning of love and compassion.

June 26, 2015,...

De Blasio with Bratton, his police commissioner and one-time Giuliani's

Mayor Bill De Blasio is reading the wrong polls and if he doesn't change his course he will...

 

Andre Balazs, Chief Executive Officer

The General Manager

The Standard High Line Hotel

848 Washington at 13th Street

New York, NY 10014

Walnut Hill Lane...

The American Black Film Festival (ABFFF) will be hosting their 19th annual showcase of black films and screenings in New York City next week.

Each year, the event is dedicated to exposing...

Ollie McClean

[Editorial]

"I am Black and beautiful," was the message Sister Ollie McClean, who passed away on May 26, at age 74, spread...

Members of the Gun Violence Awareness Campaign. Photograph courtesy of GVAM website

For the third year Gun Violence Awareness Month (GVAM) will take place across New York...

Mayor de Blasio

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has cheered FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal to let low-income families have the option of using a federal...

Ollie McClean

Sister Ollie McClean, the founder and proprietor of Sankofa International Academy, an Africa-centric primary educational institute in Brooklyn's Bed-...

Scott Stringer  

A new analysis by New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer finds that New York City taxpayers and businesses contribute over $10.1 billion...

Firefighters at the scene of Brooklyn fire

A Brooklyn mother and her two daughters were critically injured during a fire in Borough Park Friday night.

The fire...

 Dr. Derrick E. Griffith

 

FUNERAL SERVICES FOR DR. DERRICK E. GRIFFITH

Dr. Derrick E. Griffith’s tragic death in the derailment of Amtrak 188 took...

Ramsey Orta filmed the lynchhold killing of Eric Garner

WHAT: Press conference

WHO: Copwatch Patrol Unit

...

Denis Reyes

In response to the death of Denis...

Graça Machel SHARED INTEREST PRESENTS PANEL ON SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN & YOUTH

Featuring Former First Lady of South Africa...

Ninetieth birthday of Malcolm X -- Malik El-Shabazz

[Community Announcement]

MALCOLM X  90TH BIRTHDAY  MAY 19, 2015...

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