Harlem Mothers Hosts Vigil For Families Of NYPD Officers Slain in Brooklyn

vigil in harlem photos“The Mothers, Fathers and Families of Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E. want to send their deepest sympathies to the families of Officer Ramos and Officer Liu and want to take this time to pray for peace in our communities. Continue Reading →

Stacey Dash Says Harlem’s Dame Disowned Her

stacey dash and damon dash in harlem
Dame wants no part of Stacey’s ride-or-die Republicanisms. Actress Stacey Dash was once regarded as an ageless Hollyweird beauty, but her choice to begin publicly supporting GOP policies & tactics that very obviously work against African-Americans has gotten her the label of a top-tier sellout for many in the black community.

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Tribute to the Disappeared, Project Launch and Community Workshop

Tribute to the Disappeared_Sue Coe_43On Wednesday December 17th La Casa Azul Bookstore, in New York City, will host the official launch of the TRIBUTO A LOS DESAPARECIDOS / TRIBUTE TO THE DISAPPEARED memorial quilt project, with an exhibition of prints of paintings, drawings, photographs and collage from Australia, New Zealand, Russia, the Netherlands, the U.S., Mexico and Japan. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rangel’s Ferguson Speech On House Floor (video)

securedownload“This is such a great country and I love it so much. I was raised in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty and when I graduated from law school, having been the only one in my family having gone to college, I think my mother said, thank you, Jesus, and I said something like thanks for the Constitution and thanks for being born in America. Continue Reading →

Roundtable With Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoHarlem speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito will be meeting members of New York-based community and ethnic media to share her vision on issues ranging from the City Council’s legislative agenda to housing, health, immigration and education. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: U.N. Leaders Must include Nuclear Energy in Action Plan On Climate Change

climate change march in nycBy Ron Kirk

All eyes will be on New York City this week, as world leaders come together for the U.N. Climate Summit – an event that aspires to shape the national and global energy future. Continue Reading →

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 →