There is a three-year gap between Black and white students. Many people love to believe it’s because of income, fatherlessness, educational attainment of the parent and lack of parental involvement.
There is an immigration crisis in America, in 2018, and many are devastated by the treatment of Central and South American children and families.
Recently, the NAACP, alongside members of the Congressional Black Caucus, gathered on the steps of Capitol Hill to demand a halt of the Trump administration’s continued attempts to force Thomas Farr—a known racist with ties to the late segregationist Senator ...
For many of my neighbors places such as Melba’s and Sylvia’s Harlem Restaurant represent more than just world-famous destinations for amazing soul food.
When Roseanne Barr’s allegedly drug-induced Twitter blast confronted the pretense of normalcy often portrayed on media sitcoms, it prompted a quick—some would say, rash—response from the network.
As America grapples with the moral dilemma of separating babies and children from their mothers and fathers, we must ask this question: Who is in charge?
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo issued an open letter Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to Vice President Mike Pence on his visit to New York condemning the mistreatment of immigrant families at the border.
I know summer is officially upon us, and we are finally seeing good weather and the end of the school year.
Following their very successful Bury the Superwoman and Raise the Queen event in March, the New American Chamber of Commerce is having its annual International & Multicultural Business, Homebuyers and Health Expo Thursday, June 21, 2018, at the Sheraton Brooklyn ...
After Roseanne Barr’s obscenely offensive comments about former Obama senior adviser, Valerie Jarrett, ABC took immediate and decisive action to demonstrate that her words describing an accomplished Black woman as an ape did not reflect the network’s values.
It has been many years since my father passed, but I always celebrate Father’s Day in his honor.
Two years ago, the Brownsville community joined with me to found The Campus.
New York City’s current education system is in dire need of a radical overhaul.
On Sunday, June 3, 2018, a couple hundred of us gathered in the gymnasium of a middle school in East New York to join Mayor Bill de Blasio as he announced his plans to change admissions policies at New York ...
June is Gay Pride Month in New York City and several locales around the country and the world.