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Today, Representative Ayanna Pressley endorsed Jamaal Bowman for Congress in New York’s 16th District -- another progressive heavyweight endorsing Jamaal’s candidacy in the final stretch before...

First Lady Chirlane McCray. Photo: Nyc.gov    In a wide-ranging interview, New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray spoke with Black Star News publisher Milton Allimadi about the ongoing...

Adem Bunkeddeko, the progressive Democrat running for Congress in NY-9, outraised the incumbent Rep. Yvette Clarke and all other candidates in the last campaign finance report before the Primary...

Tuesday, Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed Jamaal Bowman in the NY-16 Democratic primary, throwing his support behind the surging progressive challenger in the upcoming election on June 23rd.

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Adem Bunkeddeko, Democrat challenging Yvette Clarke in NY-9, has been endorsed by United Auto Workers (UAW) Region 9A, his first union endorsement of the campaign.

The support comes on the...

NYC public high school social worker, Chantel Jackson is gaining momentum in the race for New York’s 79th Assembly District with multiple endorsements.

Today, the campaign announces major...

Assemblywoman Tremaine Wright has just been endorsed by the 1199SEIU healthcare union for NYS Senate.

1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East. the largest healthcare worker union in the...

Jessica González-Rojas is running for a seat on the NY State Assembly to represent the 34 Assembly District.

Inequality can be fatal.

The Coronavirus has exposed that immigrants are...

Bernie Sanders delegates and local New York Democrats have filed a lawsuit against New York Elections commissioners.

More than a dozen Bernie Sanders delegates and members of the New York...

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio released New York City’s Executive Budget for Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21).

In these most adverse circumstances, the City must take significant action to preserve our...

Attorney General James is pushing for voters to vote through absentee ballots in the upcoming New York Primary because of COVID-19.

New York Attorney General Letitia James today called on...

Community organizers are asking New York's Black leaders to speak up for vulnerable Black New Yorkers.

Wednesday, dozens of Black organizers from across New York State called on Black...

Black faith leaders from New York are asking state legislators to address the "400 years of economic, racial, and political injustice in Black communities across New York State."

Yesterday...

In light of the many problems at polling sites in Super Tuesday states like Texas and California, Congressional candidate Adem Bunkeddeko (D - NY-9) is calling on New York to prepare for increased...

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