Dominique Sharpton was just a toddler when her father, the Rev. Al Sharpton, marched the streets of Bensonhurst in the late 1980s over the racially charged death of Yusef Hawkins.
Star Jones hosted a book signing for Dr. Holly Phillips, who signed copies of her new tome, “Exhaustion Solution,” at The Writing Room on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.
The Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies convened its “Personally Speaking” series Wednesday, June 3, featuring leaders in the fields of arts and entertainment who have helped make New York a more vibrant and artistic city.
The fourth annual Greg “Jocko” Jackson Film Festival is taking place Friday, June 12 at the Brownsville Recreation Center, located at 1555 Linden Blvd. in Brooklyn. Youth films will be shown from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Former Bedford Hills inmate Iris Bowen has gained her independence through education.
A couple hundred “people who influence people” gathered to listen to Minister Louis Farrakhan in a closed-door meeting Friday, June 5, at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building.
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton makes disparaging statements about diversity in the NYPD during an interview with The Guardian, a British newspaper.
After performances from the likes of Meek Mill, Big Sean and Fabolous, Summer Jam attendees are left MetLife Stadium to a disastrous sight.
The New York Urban League held its 50th anniversary Frederick Douglass Dinner Tuesday, May 19 at Pier Sixty.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow PUSH Coalition brought his Wall Street Project Summit to Newark, N.J., this past week.
All my life I have been invisible.
Police, nationwide, have killed 385 people during the first five months of 2015.
On Tuesday night’s episode of “The Daily Show,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with host Jon Stewart about his increased national profile.
Locally, female firefighters are still battling to be treated equally.
Thursday May 2, Assemblywoman Annette Robinson (56th A.D., Brooklyn) held a community forum to discuss mental health in the community at Restoration Plaza.