The NAACP, the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization, with chapters all across New York state, met at 52 Broadway in Manhattan for an all-day session to report on and plan civil rights actions for 2014. The meeting was ...
Reports indicate that the Marissa Alexander, who was released on bond while she awaits trial for shooting a warning shot at her abusive husband, was almost sent back to jail after violating the terms of her bond
police reform groups recently to protested in front of the Harlem State Office Building in opposition to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s choice of Bill Bratton as the new police commissioner.
One would be hard-pressed to find a more grassroots, Black Nationalist, U.S.-based freedom-fighting couple than Herman and Iyaluua Ferguson
Supreme Court Justice Paul Wooten ruled that members of the NYPD must undergo a breathalyzer test immediately following certain shooting incidents, according to a statement released on Jan. 2.
The Malcolm X Commemoration Committee is hosting the 18th annual Dinner Tribute to the Families of Political Prisoners & Prisoners of War
A military man on active duty hangs out with friends at a bar in Tallahassee, Fla. A fight breaks out at the bar between fraternity brothers from nearby Florida A&M University—people who aren’t connected to the military man and his ...
The National Action Network (NAN) is holding the National Youth Day Action Against Gun Violence on Jan. 8.
The New Black Panther Party’s Newark chapter plans to kick off the new year with new events.
Mayor-elect de Blasio's leadership team continues to take shapes with appointments of deputy mayor for housing and economic development, Mayor's Chief of Staff
Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio appointed Alicia Glen, Head of the Urban Investment Group (UIG) at Goldman Sachs, as his new Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development.
All across the city, New Yorkers are realizing the true meaning of Christmas
Dec. 21 is National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day. The annual event, which is commemorated in over 150 cities and counties across the United States.
Getting information from the New York Police Department about crimes just got harder.
Did Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio make worse an already fragile relationship between the NYPD and the Black community?
Kendrick Johnson was found dead inside of a gym mat at Lowndes County High School In January