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Black Star News show will interview December 12th Movement lawyer Roger Wareham today.

Tune in to “Black Star News Show” on WBAI New York 99.5FM on Tuesday, June 16 at 3 PM Eastern Standard...

The Office of the Attorney General has been designated by the Governor to investigate interactions between police officers and the public during recent protests.

Attorney General James...

New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams called for the passage of his legislation that would defer the property tax liabilities on certain residential property owners impacted by COVID-...

The NYPD is reportedly deployed to protect the symbols of the genocidal mass murderer at Columbus Square.

As protests continue over the death of George Floyd in police custody in...

Queens community groups are trying to block development of the Flushing Creek Waterfront by FWRA LLC.

A coalition of organizations and individuals representing the diverse community of...

NYC is expanding NYC Care and mental health services due to COVID-19.

Mayor de Blasio, Taskforce on Racial Inclusion & Equity co-chairs First Lady Chirlane McCray, Deputy Mayor J....

Ramsey Orta, the man who filmed the murder of Eric Garner, was targeted by the NYPD because of the recording.

New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams pushed for the passage of...

Tellingly, the District Attorney of Staten Island--the scene of Eric Garner's murder--didn't endorse the statement by the other NYC DA's.

As we have seen recently with the death of George...

Black and Brown NYC youth activists are calling for divestment of policing in schools.

Following yesterday's protests, Mayor de Blasio announced that he would “move resources from the NYPD...

Maurice Gordon, yet another unarmed innocent Black man murdered by trigger-happy policing.

The family of the New York man who was shot and killed by a New Jersey State Police trooper...

The NYPD has avoided any accountability by attacking entities like the Civilian Complaint Review Board.

In early November 1966, my sister and I―armed with a bucket of home-made paste, a...

Giving the CCRB independent power to police the police is one reform Charles and Inez Barron are advancing.

Councilmember Inez Barron and Assemblymember Charles Barron will hold a press...

Today there will be a march and rally against the kind of police brutality captured above in the Bronx.

Today, local and national activists, elected officials and Bronx community members...

NYPD officer (on right of screen) caught flashing OK white power symbol during George Floyd protests.

Claims that a New York police officer flashed a hand symbol which has been linked to...

A white New York socialite called the police "multiple times" on a Black woman, falsely accusing her of harassment.

Svitlana Flom was filmed telling police that the woman was "threatening"...

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