Join The Global Woman P.E.A.C.E. “Walk to End FGM”

global walk against global genital mutilationGlobal Woman P.E.A.C.E. Foundation (GWPF) and its supporters are gearing up for Saturday, November 8th. It is the day the organization plans to do something it has not done since it was established 9 years ago. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Washington Heights before The Cloisters

The Cloisters museum and gardens, 1938

The Cloisters museum and gardens, 1938

By Danielle Oteri

Washington Heights—the neighborhood north of Harlem in northern Manhattan that houses The Cloisters museum and gardens—is built upon a series of bluffs and cliffs. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Slick Rick And Rakim Live At Stage 48, NYC

slick rick and rakimHarlem fave performers Rakim part of the dynamic duo of Eric B and Rakim, and Slick Rick of “The Show” and “La Di Da Di” fame are performing together – it’s a must see show. Continue Reading →

Urbanworld Film Festival 2014 Returns To NYC

10425373_783127211717819_8255137201067814384_nThe 18th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO, today announced the majority of the films that will be showcased. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Talented Mr. Holland In ‘The Knick’ (video)

ANDRE HOLLANDThe amazing André Holland stars in the upcoming Steven Soderbergh for Cinemax show “The Knick”.   Holland recently wrapped production on Paramount Picture’s “Selma”. Continue Reading →