Tigrayan New Yorkers continue to raise awareness about the silent genocide in Tigray, Ethiopia’s northernmost state that has been at war with the federal government of Ethiopia and the neighboring state of Eritrea, since Nov. 4, 2020.
A New York State attorney general had never sued the New York Police Department before…until now.
On Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, another elder was slain in NYCHA’s Carter G. Woodson senior housing development in Brooklyn. Strangled with a telephone cord Juanita Caballero,78, was murdered in her 393 Powell Street apartment, and found just before 5 p.m.
In the weeks between Jan. 6 and Jan. 13, the Wende Correctional Facility in Alden, N.Y. added 55 new COVID cases.
This Sunday marks the 147th bornday anniversary of renowned activist, historian, writer, Arthur Schomburg. Born Jan. 24, 1874, in Santurce, Puerto Rico he encountered intense racism while growing up, prior to becoming a key Pan-Africanist as an adult.
Workers at Hunts Point Produce Market want to be paid what they’re owed. And workers stopped operations to do it.
Last week the co-chairs of the recently-formed Labor Caucus in the House of Representatives held a kick-off event led by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten.
In the late 1990s, the U.S. government came up with a controversial scheme to control the waters south off the Florida coast by signing agreements with various Caribbean governments to allow American coastguard officers to board a vessel in the ...
On Sunday night U.S. Vice President-elect Elect Kamala Harris delivered a special message to thousands of Caribbean Americans, gathered virtually globally, at a star-studded virtual Caribbean inauguration celebration in her honor, conceptualized and executed by Caribbean American entrepreneur and advocate, ...
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 ...
A financial roadmap is the most important part of a successful financial future, and retirement should be a component of this.
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.
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.
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.
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 ...