Souleo: Artists bound for modern-day Freedom Ride to St. Louis

Courtesy of Black Lives MatterOver 50 years ago more than 400 Black and White Americans challenged racism and segregation by traveling together on buses and trains through the Deep South. Continue Reading →

The African Diaspora International Film Festival In Harlem

Glorious Exit-2The African Diaspora International Film Festival has returned with our monthly Cine-Club Film Series at Teachers College of Columbia University! Continue Reading →

Are You ‘Afraid of Dark?’ A New Documentary About Black Men Screens

Malik Yoba2By Ingrid Hadasa

Recent News Headline:
Javier Payne, a 14 year-old boy was shoved through a glass store window by a Sargent police Officer. Payne sustained critical injuries, received 50 staples in his chest and is set for additional surgeries to repair his sliced open chest from the glass.

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HW Pick: ‘Marcus Garvey, Look For Me In The Whirlwind’ Film In Harlem

marcus garveyMarcus Garvey: Look For Me In The Whirlwind, the first comprehensive documentary to tell the life story of this controversial leader, uses a wealth of material from the Garvey movement-written documents, film and photographs-to reveal what motivated a poor Jamaican to set up an international organization in Harlem for the African diaspora, what led to his early successes, and why he died lonely and forgotten. Continue Reading →

I Refuse To Call You Bitch

I-RefuseBy Chike Ukaegbu

I refuse to call you a bitch

I said I refuse to call you a bitch Continue Reading →

Black Women 3 Times More Likely To Be Killed By Men

tapeBlack women face a disproportionate share of fatal domestic violence in America, according to the new Violence Policy Center (VPC) report When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2011 Homicide Data. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Win ‘Sistas, The Musical’ Theater Tickets

CNM-Sistas1The Sista’s The Musical is a musical Journey of a Multi-Generational African American Family, Told Through a Playlist of Songs Made Famous by Artists Past and Present. Continue Reading →

Lenox Ave Pastor Manning “Obama Is A Perv…” (video)

Harlem’s Pastor Manning pulls no punches with his sermons on Lenox Avenue and 123rd Street. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s ATLAH Worldwide Missionary Church Posts Anti-Gay Sign (video)


A sign in front of a church in Harlem, N.Y. led by a polarizing and controversial anti-gay pastor is not only making its rounds on the Internet, but raising quite a few eyebrows along the way. Continue Reading →