Latino Leadership Institute’s forum on “Women in Politics” IN Harlem

161eb5c0-959e-4ccd-be48-f5b50065df62The Latino Leadership Institute invites you to a  important discussion led by women from the labor, domestic violence and reproductive health sectors who will speak about voting and female political representation. Continue Reading →

Amateur Night Winner Lyfe Jennings New “Pretty”

jpegArmed with prolific vocal and songwriting abilities, Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater winner and singer-songwriter Lyfe Jennings has returned with “Pretty Is,” the lead single off of his highly anticipated sixth studio album, Tree Of Lyfe. The album will be released this summer via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment. Continue Reading →

Brides March In Harlem To Raise Awareness For Domestic Violence

extralarge (2)As Thomasita Moore marched toward the DMV on East 125th Street Friday afternoon her heart began to pound. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Equan Southall Gets Life In Girlfriend’s Death

camilla guzmanA New York City man convicted of killing his girlfriend in a brutal attack with knives, a candlestick and a pillowcase around her neck has been sentenced to 23 years to life in prison. 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 →

Women’s Empowerment Survivors Training

domesticviolenceOur Spring Women’s Empowerment for Survivors and Victims training explores how family violence shapes personal and social lives, and teaches techniques for direct service providers and people interested in leading a women’s support group to empower and heal survivors and victims. Continue Reading →

Harlem Joins One Billion Rising Flashmob On Violence Against Women

flash mob 2014At Judson Church on Thompson street in downtown Manhattan, there is a slow trickle of women in red and pink leg warmers and hoodies entering the dimly lit auditorium. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Tearing Down the Walls

By Walter Rutledge

Tearing Down the Walls is a new musical by Daniel Beaty. The production began a limited run at The Riverside Theatre on May 12th and will run until May 29th. Continue Reading →