‘Harlem Kevorkian’ Re-Sentenced In Stabbing

harlem k stabberAfter being convicted of helping a motivational speaker kill himself, a man known as the “Harlem Kevorkian” (Kevorkian refers to Dr. Jack Kevorkian who was jailed for euthanizing terminally ill patients to relieve their pain), received a revised sentence on Monday. 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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NY judge: Cameras Could Have Stopped Deaths By Police

police-choke-hold-manThe federal judge who ruled that the New York Police Department’s stop and frisk policy violated civil rights said in a speech that body cameras could have prevented the deaths of two men by police. Continue Reading →

Few Harlem Youths at Planning Meeting Against Violence

20140913_WESTHARLEM_SNOW7274-2-771x514Juvenile Justice Information Exchange reports thatl last summer, when the feud between the youth from the rival Manhattanville and Grant Houses in West Harlem was at its chaotic and bloody peak, Derrick Haynes and Taylonn Murphy had an idea. Continue Reading →