This week Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Food Bank For New York City celebrated the delivery of thousands of diapers donated through Brewer’s second annual winter diaper drive.
More than 100 formerly homeless and incarcerated men are graduating from The Doe Fund’s Ready, Willing & Able program Thursday, March 22, at Manhattan’s Church of St. Ignatius Loyola.
In the 1960s, it was common to hear Min. Malcolm X, as spokesman for the Hon. Elijah Muhammad, debate Black leaders Saturday mornings on radio station WLIB.
Saturday, March 3, the December 12th Movement International Secretariat held a historic, citywide tribunal/hearing on “We Ain’t Going Nowhere! The Ethnic Cleansing of the Black Community.”
The annual Children’s Defense Fund New York Gala took place Feb. 27 at the Pierre Hotel in New York City.
The National Park Service has awarded more than $500,000 to the City of Paterson through the African-American Civil Rights Grant Program.
Sandra Johnson has been a resident of 14 E. 125 St. for more than 35 years and is still at war with her landlord. In a textbook case of gentrification, she is one of two residents still living with heinous ...
Karen Yelverton is the president of Angelic Kreations, Inc., and she has just hosted her second annual Women’s Empowerment Brunch Event.
The World Economic Forum defines the “retirement crisis” as the gap between what working households need and what they have.
Richard Carranza officially takes over as schools chancellor in a few weeks, but he will inherit the anger parents and teachers have directed at the Department of Education. What for? The closing and/or merging of more than a dozen schools.
As a longtime advocate for community and education, Drema Brown is ensuring that New York City students are granted access to high-quality educational services through her role as vice president of education at Children’s Aid Society.
In a shocking expose, BuzzFeed gained access hundreds of pages of internal documents that revealed more than 300 staffers of the New York Police Department lied, cheated, stole or even assaulted people while on the job.
Tina Lee Jones calls herself a “GOAL Digger” and wants other women to join her movement.
The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice wants New Jersey to build a prison-to-school pipeline by closing the only girls’ youth prison and rebuilding the Bordentown School.
More than 1,000 young men in Newark recently attended the Pathways to Success: Boys and Young Men of Color Opportunity Summit at the Prudential Center.