Richard B. Moore, The Caribbean Miltant Of Harlem

Richard_Benjamin_MooreRichard Benjamin Moore (1893–1978) was an African-Caribbean civil rights activist and prominent communist. He was also one of the advocates of the term African American as opposed to Negro. Continue Reading →

Harlem You Are Invited To Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Inauguration

melissa clarke city council eventCome one come all to the inauguration on Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 of East Harlem city council speak Melissa Mark-Viverito.

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Harlem’s Clyde Frazier Sr., At Gale Brewer Inauguration

clyde frazier sr at gale brewer inuagurationClyde Frazier Sr., and Honorable Gale A. Brewer at her inauguration for Manhattan Borough President on January 14th, 2014.

Sunday The Price of Stamps Go Up in Harlem And Beyond

imagesStarting Sunday, you’ll pay more — 49 cents. The planned 3-cent hike is the largest increase in consumer postage prices in more than a decade for the U.S. Postal Service. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Congressman Rangel At Andy King Inaugural

IMG_3731By Seitu Oronde

It’s Public Advocate Letitia James and Harlem Congressman Rangel joking around at the Inaugural for Councilmember Andy King. Continue Reading →

Governor Cuomo Delivers Keynote Address at the NAN in Harlem

gov speaking nan in harlemGovernor Mario Cuomo and Congressman Charles Rangel at the National Action Network (NAN) in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Have You ever thought of Running For office Harlem?

WEACTLogoHave you considered running for office in Harlem?

Are you interested in getting active on political campaigns in Harlem?

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Congress Among Wealthy 1% Hits Home

1_percentWho is the 1%?

Well, about 57 members of Congress are part of that elite group.

Roughly 11% of Congress have net worth of more than $9 million, according to a USA TODAY analysis of 2010 financial disclosures compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. That’s enough to put them in the top 1% of wealth. Continue Reading →

Mark-Viverito City Council speaker

Melissa-Mark-Viverito.jpg&q=80&MaxW=640&imageversion=widescreen&maxh=360After months of political jockeying, Manhattan Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito was elected unanimously as the next City Council speaker Wednesday, becoming the first Hispanic official to hold the city’s second-most-powerful political post. Continue Reading →

‘N Sync’s Lance Bass endorses Harlem Councilwoman

lance and markHarlem Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito secured the coveted N’ Sync endorsement in the race to become the next City Council speaker. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Flip Flop?

DREAM CHARTERMelissa Mark-Viverito was for charter schools in her East Harlem district — until she hungered to become the next City Council speaker, critics charge. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito Called Vindictive By critics

RK1_3040.JPGIt was supposed to be a friendly talk about an East Harlem art space. Continue Reading →