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support of the fight to release former Black Panther and elder Sundiata Acoli.

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The following is a message from The Movement for Black Lives regarding the urgent health situation of political prisoner Sundiata Acoli:

Today, we...

People's Organization For Progress (POP) will participate in the march for Medicare 4 All

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The People's Organization For Progress (POP) will participate in the march for Medicare 4 All on Saturday, July 24, 2021, starting 11:00am at Military Park in...

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced that his office is providing more than $35 million to institutions all across t

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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced that his office is providing more than $35 million to institutions all across the borough through his Fiscal Year 2022...

Building Skills New York (BSNY), which helps provide New York residents with good-paying jobs at local construction sites in und

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JULY 8, 2021, BRONX, NY – Building Skills New York (BSNY), which helps provide New York residents with good-paying jobs at local construction sites in underserved...

New York City Council Blac Caucus (Black Latino and Asian Caucus) released the following regarding last week's vote to adopt the

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New York City Council Blac Caucus (Black Latino and Asian Caucus) released the following regarding last week's vote to adopt the City's FY22 budget:

Last...

The New York Supreme Court on Thursday announced that it is suspending Rudy Giuliani’s law license.

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The New York Supreme Court on Thursday announced that it is suspending Rudy Giuliani’s law license.

The court concluded that Giuliani made “demonstrably false...

Spectrum News NY1 Monday announced new weekday and weekend anchors along with plans to launch a live, three-hour news show

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Spectrum News NY1 Monday announced new weekday and weekend anchors along with plans to launch a live, three-hour news show on weekend mornings this fall as the network...

“The New York Medical Aid in Dying Act would allow mentally capable adults who’ve been diagnosed with a terminal illness to make

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Will New York pass the New York Aid in Dying Act?

Zoe is struggling with aggressive Stage IV metastatic breast cancer, a cancer that has an average...

rally in Trenton for police review boards with subpoena power.

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The People’s Organization For Progress (POP) will be taking people by bus to the rally in Trenton for police review boards with subpoena power.

The bus is...

Juneteenth in New York

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NEW YORK – The second annual Big Black Kickback celebration was held on Saturday, Juneteenth in New York on Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Long Meadow, and for the...

Lawrence Hamm, shown above right

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The Reparations For African-Americans March & Rally will be held on Juneteenth, Saturday, June 19, 2021, 12:00 noon, starting at the Lincoln Statue, 12 Springfield...

New York State Assembly members (including Charles Barron) reportedly result in a unanimous vote of 107 (YES) to 43 (NO)

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Wednesday, debate among New York State Assembly members (including Charles Barron) reportedly result in a unanimous vote of 107 (YES) to 43 (NO) which successfully...

Black Star News, New York State NAACP President Hazel Dukes, Town of Brookhaven NAACP President Dr. Georgette Grier-Key, NAACP L

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New York State NAACP President Hazel Dukes, Town of Brookhaven NAACP President Dr. Georgette Grier-Key and NAACP Long Island Regional Director Tracey Edwards this...

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Thursday announced details for Creatives Rebuild New York (CRNY),

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The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Thursday announced details for Creatives Rebuild New York (CRNY), a three-year, $125 million initiative to reactivate New...

Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jamaal Bowman

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THE BRONX, NY - On Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jamaal Bowman will hold a press conference at Jacobi Hospital to...

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