Maya Angelou Cancels Event Due To Health Problems

mayaangelouFew people have a public voice that resonates like that of Harlem resident Maya Angelou.  She has been loved for many decades, and when Father Time catches up with our heroes, we end up hurting. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Lower 9th Ward New Orleans

BHS VillageBy Mike McQuillan

“People are basically good at heart.” The late Anne Frank’s journal words live on because hopeful claims help us deny racism’s realities and the failures of white institutions. Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys sings Send Me An Angel at Whitney Houston’s Funeral (video)

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Harlem lady Alicia Keys sings Send Me An Angel at Whitney Houston’s ceremony on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, NJ (her hometown). Continue Reading →