Monday Aug. 17 is the 128th anniversary of the physical birth of pan-African icon Marcus Mosiah Garvey, and to commemorate that occasion the 75th annual Black Power March departs at from the park in Central Harlem that bears his name.
The New York City Department of Probation convened a daylong town hall event, the One Message Many Voices #BeAboutIt, Youth Anti-Violence Summit, Wednesday, Aug. 12 to discuss anti-violence issues with borough youth.
When many people envision a banker, they usually think of the Hollywood image of the arrogant, Wall Street type.
After a lot of friction and back and forth, City Hall and the Uniformed Firefighters Association have finally reached a deal.
Saturday, July 8, the 500 Men Making a Difference organization hosted its sixth annual Men’s Day celebration.
Jeb Bush's town hall in North Las Vegas on Wednesday ended abruptly after the Republican presidential candidate answered a question about racial inequality, and Black Lives Matter advocates began chanting as he made his exit.
I may be making an assumption here, but based on the letters I have received since I began writing this column, I believe most of my readers identify with the Democratic Party when it comes to politics.
When we fail to advocate on behalf of our children, we set them up for failure.
The mullahs in Iran call the United States “the Great Satan,” but we are the ones who just made a deal with the devil.
Bradford C. Washington dedicated his life to helping and bringing about positive change in the lives of children. Washington, an engaging orthodontist, is living a life filled with underlying details that have led him to where he is today.
New York-based journalist Sarah Glover was elected as the 21st president of the National Association of Black Journalists at the organization’s national convention last week in Minneapolis.
Soul Steps, a professional African-American step troupe, is holding auditions for steppers Thursday, Aug. 29, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at DANY Studios, located at 305 W. 38th St. in Manhattan.
The Coalition for Human Rights in the Dominican Republic is calling on the community for support in addressing the discriminatory policies and practices taking place in the Dominican Republic against people of Haitian descent.
The Chris S. Owens Foundation is hosting its annual “Back to School Giveaway” event Wednesday, Aug. 26, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio might have his hands full if he wants to win a second term.