St. John The Divine Celebrates of Blessed Absalom Jones

securedownloadThe Bishop of New York, the Cathedral community and the Episcopal Diocese of New York will join together for a Eucharist honoring the life and work of Blessed Absalom Jones, featuring a sermon by The Reverend Kelly Brown Douglas, Professor of Religion at Goucher College. Continue Reading →

‘Claudine,’ 1974, A Harlem Story, Full Movie (video)

vlcsnap-2014-01-17-18h35m51s120Claudine is a 1974 American film, produced by Third World Films and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Starring James Earl Jones, Diahann Carroll, and Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, it is noted for being one of the few mainstream films, featuring an African-American cast released during that time, which was not a blaxploitation film. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Africa Fashion Weeks Street Style

Cropped tops were made for fun high-waist trousers.

Street Style is a phenom, know one knows it better then Harlem – the place where street style was invented. The photographs from Africa’s Fashion Week 2015, goes from 70’s retro with cropped tops made for fun high-waist trousers, perfect for Marcus Samuelsson’s upcoming Thanksgiving Dinner in Harlem.. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Alicia Keys Leads NYC Protest For Abducted Nigerian Girls

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It’s been half a year since more than 200 female students were kidnapped from a school in Nigeria, and Harlem Alicia Keys is among the many demanding that the abductors “#BringBackOurGirlsNOW.”

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Top African Restaurant Picks In Harlem

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African sister and Forbes contributor Farai Gundan reports on the best restaurants in Harlem, she said that, “I am an African. I am an African foodie. I am an African foodie in New York,” my remixed version of Sting’s classic song “Englishman in New York”.

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Op-Ed: Trade and Aid Both Needed In Africa

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This week, President Obama is welcoming some 50 African heads of state to Washington for the first-ever African Leaders Summit. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: African Solutions And Problems Conference 2014

seitu afric1 Mr. Mehmet Kilic and Ambassador HE Abdou Salam Diallo the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Senegal to the United Nations at a briefing on the Global Thematic Consultation on Education in the Post-2015 Development downtown Manhattan, NY.on Monday, June 16th, 2014
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