Politics

Comptroller Stringer -- wants New York City to up its rat attacks

Are the rats winning?

An audit by New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer shows that...

Kris Gounden in front of the Manhattan Detention Center where he was a recent guest of the government. Photo: Nate Adams

[Black Star Editorial]...

Dr. Hazel N. Dukes, President of the NAACP New York State Conference and National NAACP Board Member

 

The NAACP New York State Conference will convene its...

Zephyr Teachout

Interview with New York Gubernatorial Candidate Zephyr Teachout

BSN: Hello Ms. Teachout. Thanks for giving this...

Leroy Comrie

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks will lead a contingent of over a dozen elected officials and community leaders to publicly announce their overwhelming...

Cecily McMillan

Released from Rikers prison after serving 58 days, Occupy activist Cecily McMillan discusses prisons, policing and why she’ll keep protesting....

Sharpe James

As part of an on-going legal series,  Sharpe James, former mayor of Newark met with Alton Maddox, the people’s attorney at the Harlem Branch Public...

Comptroller Scott M. Stringer

[New York City]

Early Warning System to Identify Trouble Spots Before They Become Costly

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John Liu, candidate for State Senate

Demonstrating popular support among voters in his district, Democrat John Liu’s campaign for State Senate has announced the...

Bob Law

Black Media Under Attack

Issues:

[] Systemic and Persistent Racism. FCC Against New York Black Community....

 

Members of the Lenox Road Block Association Alliance (LRBAA) have joined forces in defiance of the plan by developers to...

Mayor De Blasio with Lillian Roberts

[Union Matters]

District Council 37, the city's largest public employee union, reached a tentative...

Mayor Bill De Blasio right shown with Police Commissioner Bill Bratton

 

MAYOR DE BLASIO'S REMARKS AT THE NYPD...

Rev. Sharpton

After a bitterly fought race candidates State Senator Adriano Espaillat and Pastor Michael Walrond will join the victor Congressman Charlie Rangel...

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By Edith Honan

U.S. Representative Charles Rangel (D-NY), who is running for a 23rd term in Congress, reacts after casting his vote in the Harlem section...

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