Harlem’s Fred Samuel Democratic Club Endorses Rangel

charles rangelLast night the Frederick E. Samuel Community Democratic Club endorsed the Congressman Charles Rangel for reelection to the United States Congress. Continue Reading →

History of National Women’s History Month

hfas_elizabeth_catlett_three_women_of_americaHistory of National Women’s History Month

As recently as the 1970′s, women’s history was virtually an unknown topic in the K-12 curriculum or in general public consciousness. Continue Reading →

Rangel Center Expansion Plan Skips Community Board

rangel centerA plan to add three-stories to the home of the Charles B. Rangel Center for Public Service at City College has residents crying foul because the public was never made aware of the addition. Continue Reading →

Obama To Create 3.5M New Jobs

Politics

Facing growing criticism of his economic recovery plan, President-elect Barack Obama made public Saturday a detailed analysis by his economic advisers that estimates the $775 billion plan of tax cuts and new spending would create 3.5 million jobs over the next two years.

With an eye on Obama having immediate access to bailout money already approved by Congress when he becomes president, his economic team and the Bush administration have discussed having Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson ask lawmakers for access to the $350 billion remaining in the fund. Continue Reading →