Congress Among Wealthy 1% Hits Home

1_percentWho is the 1%?

Well, about 57 members of Congress are part of that elite group.

Roughly 11% of Congress have net worth of more than $9 million, according to a USA TODAY analysis of 2010 financial disclosures compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. That’s enough to put them in the top 1% of wealth. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito Called Vindictive By critics

RK1_3040.JPGIt was supposed to be a friendly talk about an East Harlem art space. Continue Reading →

The Occupation of Wall Street By Martial

Martial, a HW Intern, spent a day at the Occupy Wall Street protest at Zuccotti Park, the writings and photographs were the end result of the trip:

A place where spirits are flowing like a stormy ocean current. Continue Reading →

Clyde Frazier Sr., And Dorothy Worrell On Harlem World Radio Podcast Today

Join Danny Tisdale as he speaks to Harlemite Clyde Frazier Sr., on location at the Occupy Wall Street as talks about empowerment and Harlem.

Also, Danny speaks to Dorothy Worrell (left), Executive Director of Harlem Dowling about the organizations 175 year anniversary, their new building campign and what it means to Harlem families.

Listen in at Harlem World Radio Podcast here. Continue Reading →

Harlem Tea Party Rallies For Obama In Harlem


Dozens of people rallied at a “Harlem Tea Party” Sunday in support of President Obama’s reelection bid – and called for a more civil tone in the presidential race. Continue Reading →

The Occupy Wall Street Links And Video

1. Immortal Technique the Harlem rap artists eloquently talks about his reasons and concerns why he visited Occupy Wall Street last week.

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