On the face of it, life improved for the poor in New York City in 2016.
In another harrowing episode of “The Apprentice: D.C.” the president and Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced they will rescind Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and this administration will begin reversing Barack Obama’s efforts to support the nearly 1 million children ...
Psychologist Naim Akbar has traced the root word of psychology back to the ancient Egyptian word sacca, for wise, which later evolved into Psyche, the Greek goddess of the soul.
Will the next New York City Council speaker be Black?
In 2005, when the Emmy Award-winning television drama “The Wire” shined a harsh light on Baltimore City Schools, it proved to be an eye-opening experience for viewers who were not familiar with the tragic plight of students in Baltimore.
NYC Transit workers know the subway system inside and out. We know it better than anyone else.
In these dark days, as we watch the erosion of our civil, constitutional and human rights take place before our very eyes, I am reminded of the lessons that history can teach us about these very troubling current events.
Channeling the incisive analysis of our best historians, TaNehisi Coates cut through the talking points of political pundits last week to name Donald Trump America’s “First White president.”
"It was no surprise when the 12 Black firefighters who died that day didn’t seem to get the same recognition as the white firefighters who also gave their lives."
Sept. 12 is swiftly approaching. That is the date for New York City municipal elections for mayor, comptroller, public advocate, City Council, district attorneys and civil judges.
Throughout its history the City University of New York has delivered remarkably well on a straightforward promise to all New Yorkers – regardless of wealth, race or national origin, if you give us your best efforts, we will give you ...
Racial identity politics has long been the domain of the Democratic Party, where the hegemony of the liberal-left has taken root.
The Bronx is a diverse borough on all fronts—racially, economically and culturally.
As if we needed another brutal reminder of President åTrump’s insensitivity and egregious disregard for the welfare of others, he went ahead with his plan to cancel the DACA program, one that President Obama established to protect the thousands of ...
“What do you have to lose?” This was the question Donald Trump robustiously put to blacks in America in an appeal for our vote in the 2016 presidential election