The urgency of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “NYC Safe” plan came into sharp relief the other day when a relative of actor Morgan Freeman was stabbed to death.
Obama’s Attempts to Close Digital Divide Jeopardized by Legal Dispute Ruling by International Trade Commission is pending
President Obama made an important announcement that has the potential to transform the lives of struggling minorities.
Over and over again we hear of convictions being overturned for Black men who have spent the better parts of their lives behind bars for crimes they did not commit. The reasons these men have languished in the penitentiaries of ...
Sadly, by the time you finish reading this editorial, another unarmed Black man will be fatally shot by a white police officer.
Fifty years ago, on Aug. 6, 1965, President Lyndon Baines Johnson uttered these words as he signed into law the Voting Rights Act.
Given all the noise and unknowns about Uber, the ride-sharing app-based service, it may be best to wait to see the outcome of the four-month study of the company proposed by the mayor.
The New York State Unified Court System has always been a convoluted, complicated and sometimes very slowly functioning court.
Sometimes it’s not until the cancer is inoperable that the patient is alarmed and then frantically searches for treatment or a cure.
Last August, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention senior scientist, Dr. William Thompson, invoked federal whistleblower status and confessed that the CDC has known since 2001 that Black boys exposed to the MMR vaccine have a disproportionate risk of autism.
The good news is that this week, South Carolina senators voted to remove the Confederate battle flag from the statehouse grounds.
I attended primary and secondary public schools in New York City.
Black America was jubilant on the morning of June 17, when Loretta Lynch was sworn in as the first African-American woman to be appointed U.S. attorney general.
You can kill a man, but you can’t kill an idea.
Insert foot in mouth here. Or in other words, good morning, Commissioner Bratton. Recently NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said in an interview with The Guardian newspaper that a problem exists with hiring Blacks for the Police Department because “we have ...
Opportunity is the foundation of mobility in our communities.