How to know if you have the best Investment strategy for your future

A financial roadmap is the most important part of a successful financial future, and retirement should be a component of this.

Building children’s emotional resilience amid uncertainty

For parents facing uncertain school schedules, new ways of working and concerns about the health and safety of their families, life in a pandemic is stressful enough.

Boycott, arrest follow attack of Black teen

The parents of Black 14-year-old Keyon Harrold Jr. are making their voices loud and clear after the arrest of the 22-year-old white woman who attacked their son over false accusations that he stole her cellphone: “All we want to do ...

Dr. Lester Young Jr. elected first Black board of regents chancellor

his week, the board of regents unanimously elected Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr. as chancellor, the first African American to serve in this position, the State education department announced.

Families of loved ones killed by police call for firing of officers and defunding NYPD

On Jan. 11, families of loved ones killed by the NYPD, advocates, and legal experts testified at the New York City Council Oversight Hearing of the Committee on Public Safety.

Bronx AKA’s celebrating MLK Day community service project

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Eta Omega Omega Chapter in the Bronx is hosting its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service with a “Virtual Housewarming” raising funds for the residents of Maya’s Place, a homeless shelter ...

COMMENTARY: The “Vanilla ISIS” attack on the Capitol surprised many people, but not Black Folk.

My father had a saying that was somewhat sarcastic and he used it when I had to learn a lesson the hard way. I would go to him for counsel after I made an avoidable mistake and he would look ...

City focuses on ‘round-the-clock vaccine effort

As New York City’s COVID-19 infection rate this week is over 8%, the city is putting its efforts towards 24/7 vaccine sites that are opening across the city.

Political wins showcase Black college excellence

The wins of Howard University alum/Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, Morehouse College alum U.S. Senator-elect Rev. Raphael Warnock and help from political organizer and Spelman College graduate Stacy Abrams was summed up in a viral Jan. 5 tweet:

Unions gear up for vaccinations

Many frontline workers are union members and the end of 2020/beginning of 2021 marks their turn in line for COVID-19 vaccinations.

Recent actions leave some questioning mayoral control of schools

With the muddled roll out, stop and start nature of the 2020-21 school year, some are beginning to question whether New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio should have control of the city’s schools.

Trump impeached again!

One week after Trump fomented an insurrection on Capitol Hill, the House Representatives voted to impeach him.

Delaying care poses serious risks to patient health

As COVID-19 cases climb again around the country, people may be considering skipping visits to the doctor to reduce risk of exposure to the virus

LEGACY. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: The anti-capitalist

As this country commemorates the legacy of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this Monday, Jan. 18, a closer look is taken at aspects of his legacy often overlooked by the general public.

Police killing of Black man in Newark sparks outrage

The new year’s day police killing of Black, 39-year-old Carl Dorsey III has many outraged and State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is investigating.