Harlem Rep. Rangel Endorsed Councilman Praises African Gov’t Targeting Gays

bronx politicain talks about anti gay1A YouTube video has surfaced showing Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera in Uganda praising the leadership of the African country for its socially conservative positions, amid widespread international condemnation for its passing one of the world’s most severe anti-gay laws. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Week Swings On Great Day in Harlem

rudy tne2On Sunday, August17th, Harlem Week brought tennis lessons to Harlem youth, with Congressman Charles Rangel, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, performers and others on hand to the festivities on 135th Street for another Great Day in Harlem!

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“Represent NYC: Special Election Coverage,” Candidates Forums

Seatedposed_smallManhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), the borough’s award-winning public-access TV station, is pleased to present “Represent NYC: Special Election Coverage,” a series of three panels with State Democratic primary candidates, this Sunday, August 24 at 7:00 pm on MNN1. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sharpton To Missouri Looking For Justice

sharptonThe NYPost reports that Rev. Al Sharpton is heading to the scene of another controversial death involving cops — this time in Missouri, where an unarmed teen was shot to death by a police officer. Continue Reading →

Congressman Rangel Wins “Trailblazers” award

rangel receives awardsCongressman Charles B. Rangel was honored at the Congressional Black Associates (CBA) annual “Tribute to our Trailblazers” award ceremony on Wednesday, July 30, 3014, with the CBA Legacy Award for being one of two remaining founders of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC).  Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Follows Harlem’s Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s ‘Follow Me Fridays’

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East Harlem’s New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito invited the neighborhood to “Follow me Fridays” at La Marqueta on 115th St. at Park Ave. Continue Reading →

Tonight: Community-Wide Memorial Service for Naftali, Gilad and Eyal In Harlem

Community-Wide Memorial Service for the Three Israeli Teens, z”l

mailNaftali Fraenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrah

Join us for a community-wide memorial service for the three Israeli teens who were heinously kidnapped and brutally murdered. Please show your support for the victims and their families. Continue Reading →

Qoute Of The Day: ” There’s Pot And There’s Pot” Bill Clinton Talking About Marijuana

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‘This really is a time when there should be laboratories of democracy,’ former president says

Former Harlem resident and President Bill Clinton, who once famously said he smoked marijuana but “didn’t inhale,” says he thinks legalization should be for the states to decide — not the federal government. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charlie Rangel Declares Victory!

rangel runWith 100 percent of the returns in, Rep. Charles Rangel is ahead of State Sen. Adriano Espaillat 47.4 percent to 43.6 percent in a primary election to secure the Democratic nomination for the 13th congressional district. Continue Reading →