Since the recent expansion of the City College Careers and Professional Development Institute, there have been inquiries, including your December 5 article, as to why the institute is expanding and will this impact the college’s ongoing mission of serving and ...
The leadership of the Alliance for Minority and Women Construction Businesses, this is about jobs, safety and justice.
For the 12,000 low-wage subcontracted airport service workers in New York, the holiday season is the busiest part of the year.
What explosive emotions erupted when Megan Kelly of Fox News declared that Jesus and Santa were white men.
As we approach 2014 without a clear collective resolution, the quality of life for Blacks living in the United States is disturbing, disappointing and unacceptable.
We launched a “war on poverty” 50 years ago; how are we doing today?
As New York City approaches the New Year, it is a time of incredible ascendency in the history of African-Americans in elective office in the nation’s largest city.
By refining this year’s Christmas celebrations to appeal less toward material things and more toward reawakening the virtues faith and family, we will once again find ourselves remembering the true joy and meaning of Christmas.
In 1960, there were 103 Black elected officials throughout the nation. By 1990, that number had grown to 9000. Nonetheless, as we approach 2014, all of the social comfort indicators show that the political and economic status of African Americans ...
As 2013 comes to a close and Christmas and Kwanzaa have come and gone, we reflect on the year that has just passed and the year we hope will be more promising.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was one of most prolific leaders of the 20th century.
his heart has circled the globe
I was at the John F. Kennedy Airport when Nelson and Winnie Mandela, along with members of the African National Congress (ANC), landed at the airport
The direction for education policy during the coming years is in need of substantive assessment and discussion
In Martin’s death, we experienced the need for Blacks and Latinos here in New York City to come together to reform stop-and-frisk