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Governor Andrew Cuomo signed S.830B into law, which restores voting rights to parolees, post-incarceration.

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New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams released the following statement after Governor Andrew Cuomo signed S.830B into law, which restores voting rights...

In 2019, a former Vice Detective Ludwig Paz – along with seven other Vice officers – organized an exploitative prostitution ring

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Last month, Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Council announced their plan to support sex workers as part of the City’s police reform efforts.

But this...

NYC Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez will oversee the renaming of a street to honor the legacy of Black Nationalist Carlos Cooks.

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On Friday, May 7, at 12:00pm, NYC Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez will oversee the renaming of a street to honor the legacy of Black Nationalist Carlos Cooks.
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Rise Above COVID is partenering with over 200 barbershops, in places like New York City, to raise awareness of ACTIV-2, a nation

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Rise Above COVID is partenering with over 200 barbershops, in places like New York City, to raise awareness of ACTIV-2, a nationwide clinical trial...

 DC 37 Union boss Henry Garrido

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The following statement was released by the DC 37 Union boss Henry Garrido (above) regarding the resumption of 80,000 municipal employees returning to their offices to...

Teamsters Local 237 today endorsed City Comptroller Scott Stringer for Mayor of New York City.

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Teamsters Local 237 today endorsed City Comptroller Scott Stringer for Mayor of New York City.

Local 237, which represents 24,000 City employees,...

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Above Kenneth, a client with The Fortune Society, gains valuable digital skills for job readiness with the help of Fortune's Employment Services department....

Haitian American community, like many other communities of color, began to rely on app-based services

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The Haitian American Business Network, Haitian American Caucus and Haitian Americans United For Progress Wednesday announced that they have joined the New York Coalition...

Federal agents executed a search warrant Wednesday at the Manhattan apartment of Rudy Giuliani

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(CNN) - Federal agents executed a search warrant Wednesday at the Manhattan apartment of Rudy Giuliani, advancing a criminal investigation by federal prosecutors that has...

New York City police, corrections and fire unions finally threw in the towel on a lawsuit to block the release of officer miscon

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Tuesday the Center for Constitutional Rights announced that the New York City police, corrections and fire unions finally threw in the towel on a lawsuit to...

following the police killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson – de Blasio promised NYPD officers would be retrained.

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The New York City Council passed a spate of policing bills last month that Mayor Bill de Blasio hailed as “a very, very strong reform package.”...

People's Organization For Progress (POP) will march for George Floyd

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The People's Organization For Progress (POP) will march for George Floyd, voting rights, and a $15 minimum wage on the eve of the 53rd anniversary of the assassination of Dr...

Governor Cuomo signed the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) into law

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Today, Governor Cuomo signed the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) into law, the nation’s most comprehensive policy to legalize, tax, and regulate...

First Lady McCray

First Lady McCray. Demetrius Freeman/NYC Mayoral Photography Office.

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray and others are calling on the State legislature to increase funding to the...

honor over 15,000 nursing home residents who died from COVID-19

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In anticipation of the anniversary of Governor Cuomo's March Advisory, which directed nursing homes in the state to accept patients who had or were suspected of having...

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