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Student Call: End to Suspensions for “Defying Authority”

Student Call: End to Suspensions for “Defying Authority”

🕔12:02, 10.Oct 2014

Following a NY Times article about City plans to revise NYC School Discipline Code, Students Call for End to Suspensions for “Defying Authority” New York, NY (9/29/2014)- Following an extensive piece in the NY Times regarding the de Blasio administration’s

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Young Voices: Bed-Stuy Alive!  My Passion for Chess

Young Voices: Bed-Stuy Alive! My Passion for Chess

🕔11:16, 26.Sep 2014

By Jordan Laland I took an interest in chess at age 12 in middle school. When my history teacher announced that there would be a daily chess after-school program, I felt the adrenaline rush through my veins; I saw all

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William Garfield Greaves Documentarian – Filmmaker – Teacher October 8, 1926 – August 25, 2014

William Garfield Greaves Documentarian – Filmmaker – Teacher October 8, 1926 – August 25, 2014

🕔19:09, 29.Aug 2014

William Greaves, one of the most respected independents in the film and television world has passed away.  Internationally recognized for his groundbreaking body of work the pioneering African-American filmmaker was 87.  Greaves passed at his home in Manhattan on Monday

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Eric Garner case: “We Will Not Go Back” – Peace Prevails — Justice Due

Eric Garner case: “We Will Not Go Back” – Peace Prevails — Justice Due

🕔17:36, 29.Aug 2014

By Vinette K. Pryce Hurricane Sandy stormed Staten Island a few years ago leaving behind strewn homes, boats and homeless residents but on Aug. 23– the 25th Anniversary of the murder of Yusuf Hawkins in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn — thousands flooded

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St. John’s Seniors Score at the 2014 Empire State Senior Games

St. John’s Seniors Score at the 2014 Empire State Senior Games

🕔16:21, 29.Aug 2014

  Originally written by the late Vernon B. Charms, updated by Yvonne L. Graham. The article below was originally written by Mr. Vernon B. Charms and published in the June 20-26, 2013 issue of Our Time Press. Mr. Vernon B.

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Project Education: Who Are You To Correct My Child?

Project Education: Who Are You To Correct My Child?

🕔11:59, 8.Aug 2014

By Devin Robinson We’ve all heard “It takes a village to raise a child”. This way of life was developed by preceding generations. Relatives or not, adults all watched over the children of our community. Today, we complain about not

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THE DEATH OF ERIC GARNER

THE DEATH OF ERIC GARNER

🕔10:56, 8.Aug 2014

  By Graham B. Weatherspoon Ret. Detective, NYPD These recommendations are pursuant to the review of video captured on Staten Island at the time of Mr. Garner’s death. I have served in the N.Y.C. Transit Police Major Case Unit and

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East Flatbush Community Vehemently Opposes Invasion of High-Rise Developers

🕔12:37, 5.Jul 2014

Members of the Lenox Road Block Association Alliance (LRBAA) have joined forces in defiance of the plan by developers to construct a thirteen(13)-story high-rise in the middle of a narrow residential block on Lenox Road.  LRBAA objections stem from concerns

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BLACK WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES, 2014

🕔17:16, 28.Jun 2014

  Progress and Challenges 50 Years After the War on Poverty 50 Years After the 1964 Civil Rights Act 60 Years After Brown v. Board of Education National Coalition on Black Civic Participation Black Women’s Roundtable March, 2014 Executive Summary

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