The people of South Africa along with admirers from around the world will feel the loss of this leader, activist and revolutionary
To his many friends and family in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, Cmdr. James “Rocky” Robinson is known for saving lives and creating new opportunities to help youth stay off the streets. Robinson, a retired captain and former military police officer, first established ...
Floridian mother Marissa Alexander is free on bail in stand your ground trial
Kyam Livingston’s family, elected officials and community leaders announce the filing of a federal lawsuit in connection to her death
Leah James is well on her way to becoming one of the next city leaders
Three of the last Scottsboro Boys—African-American youths falsely accused of raping two white women in 1931—were granted posthumous pardons by the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles.
Some groups are asking Black shoppers to hold their dollars this Black Friday
The City Council’s Committee on Civil Rights and the Committee on Oversight and Investigations held an oversight hearing on the recent allegations of racial profiling at Macy’s and Barneys. ommittee on Civil Rights, Committee on Oversight, racial profiling, Macy’s, Barneys, ...
Having grown up in the Lower East Side, Rosario Dawson said there were not many opportunities for girls in the neighborhood.
The National Black Church Initiative is mystified and shocked at the Latino community’s refusal to condemn the George Zimmerman verdict National Black Church Initiative, George Zimmerman, Congressional Black Caucus, immigration bill, NAACP, the Urban League, Trayvon Martin,
Based in South Jamaica, Queens, Greg, 50, is founder of the Brotherhood Foundation and works with the King of Kings Foundation.
on Tuesday Khalil Vasquez and Tafadar “Taffy” Sourov were arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court on charges connected to student demonstrations at City College.
Several Black organizations, including the National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America, the United Negro Improvement Association and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, are calling for Blacks not to spend money on Black Friday.
A packed house attended the “Bloomberg Strikes Back! Emergency Town Hall on Stop and Frisk” on Thursday, Nov. 14 at Restoration Plaza in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn. At the event, which was organized by the Communities United for Police ...
The Caribbean community puts pressure on the Dominican Republic to suspend its racist stance on Hatian decedents