Politics

Rupert Green.

[Commentary]

Five months ago I stated my intention to run for City Council in District 27 Queens (St. Albans, parts of Hollis, Cambria Heights, Queens Village,...

Alvin Bragg shown with Schneiderman. Photo-Flickr

Alvin Bragg has been appointed Chief Deputy Attorney General and Margaret Garnett Executive Deputy Attorney General for Criminal Justice,...

Governor Cuomo. Photo: www.governor.ny.gov

Supporters of immigrant Long Islanders today condemned Governor Andrew Cuomo’s announcement that police...

Eric Gonzalez after visiting home for elderly in Brooklyn. Photo: Linda Cheriyan for The Black Star News.

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[Election 2017]

Left to right: Tom Kennedy, Isiris Isaac, Derrick Hamilton, Jeffrey Deskovic, Jabbar Collins, Lonnie Sourey, Patrick Hayes. Seated: Sandra Roper and John O’Hara

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Senator Gillibrand. Photo: Gillibrand.senate.gov

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) will host a Town Hall meeting at Medgar Evers College today at 1pm.

Gillibrand will take...

Derefim Neckles.

[Election 2017]

With the Primary Day just around the corner, Transport Workers Union Local 100 this week officially endorsed Derefim Neckles for ​Kings​ ​County​ ​...

Dr. Rupert Green

[Op-Ed]

Dear Residents of Southeast Queens, I am proud to report I am a candidate for City Council of District 27 (St. Albans, parts of Hollis, Cambria Heights,...

Gonzalez, in red tie, shown with Rev. Bernard, far right, and next to his wife, Dagmar. Bertha Lewis, is left. The DA's son were also at hand. ...

Prime Minister Holness

[Celebrating Uhuru]

As celebrations throughout the Jamaican diaspora begin ramping up in observance of Jamaica’s...

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s. Photo--Flickr.

Coalition Demands That Mayor de Blasio Respect Community’s Support For Continued Full Inclusion In City’s Immigrant Defense Program.

A...

Schneiderman shown with, left NYC Public Advocate Letitia James and Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-New York). Photo-AG's office. Flickr

A new...

Stringer. Photo: William Alatriste-Flickr

With the Trump Administration ratcheting up its attacks on immigrant communities, including more frequent raids, New York...

Jumaane D. Williams. Photo Credit: William Alatriste, NYC Council

New York Council Member Jumaane D. Williams wants to fight possible corruption in the Mitchell-Lama housing program through...

In May 1886, workers led a historic protest in support of an eight-hour workday.

Today, the fight continues in New York and across the country to ensure that no worker is forced to...

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