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The Eyes of Our Whites: Racial Perceptions and Racial Reality in Ferguson and Beyond By Tim Wise

The Eyes of Our Whites: Racial Perceptions and Racial Reality in Ferguson and Beyond By Tim Wise

🕔12:53, 23.Apr 2015

You really can’t have it both ways. You cannot praise the Justice Department for, in effect, exonerating officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown—and argue how that report proves that the black community’s outrage over police racism

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Alicia Boyd Speaks …on City Council’s Proposed Bill to Provide Representation to Tenants; Proposal, though Ambitious, will Not Save Communities from Displacement

Alicia Boyd Speaks …on City Council’s Proposed Bill to Provide Representation to Tenants; Proposal, though Ambitious, will Not Save Communities from Displacement

🕔18:42, 16.Apr 2015

The City Council is now proposing to pass a bill that would provide  (allowances for) attorney representation to tenants who fall within a certain income bracket, due to the unprecedented movement to remove low- to moderate-income families out of existing affordable housing. 

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Participatory Budget Voting begins for some Council Districts, but not all.  Why?

Participatory Budget Voting begins for some Council Districts, but not all. Why?

🕔17:50, 16.Apr 2015

The NYC Council website explains that “Participatory Budgeting is a democratic process in which residents decide how to spend a portion of the city’s budget. It gives real power to New Yorkers who have never before been involved in the political

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PREVIOUS ISSUES

PREVIOUS ISSUES

🕔10:00, 16.Apr 2015 Read Full Article

Lynda Ireland, Former President & CEO of NY/NJ  Minority Supplier Development Council, Has Died

🕔20:37, 9.Apr 2015

Speakers at April 2 Funeral Included Rev. Hilton O. Smith, Senior VP at Turner Construction and Harriet R. Michel, Former  CEO, NMSDC        New York, NY (April 6, 2015) — Lynda Ireland, the former president and CEO of the New

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In Celebration of the Empowered Woman – A Q & A with Dr. Brenda Greene

In Celebration of the Empowered Woman – A Q & A with Dr. Brenda Greene

🕔21:51, 17.Mar 2015

Our Time Press kicks off its Women’s History Month Series with a look at the impact of Brenda M. Greene, PhD, the Chair of the English Department, Executive Director of the Center for Black Literature and Director of the National

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Remarks by the President at the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery Marches Edmund Pettus Bridge

Remarks by the President at the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery Marches Edmund Pettus Bridge

🕔21:39, 11.Mar 2015

2:17 P.M. CST AUDIENCE MEMBER:  We love you, President Obama! THE PRESIDENT:  Well, you know I love you back.  (Applause.)  It is a rare honor in this life to follow one of your heroes.  And John Lewis is one of

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Celeste Douglas-Wheeler, Richard Beavers, and Morgan Munsey are “Brooklyn’s Best”

Celeste Douglas-Wheeler, Richard Beavers, and Morgan Munsey are “Brooklyn’s Best”

🕔22:12, 5.Mar 2015

On Tuesday, February 24, City Councilman Robert E. Cornegy and BRIC TV Producer Fred Brown hosted the 2015 Brooklyn’s Best Honors. Sponsored by the Brooklyn Borough President’s Office, Our Time Press and Urban ID Media, the festive affair took place

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DYCD BEGINS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR NEW YORK CITY’S SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (SYEP)

DYCD BEGINS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR NEW YORK CITY’S SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (SYEP)

🕔14:55, 5.Mar 2015

City residents ages 14-24 have until Friday, April 10 to apply for lottery   NEW YORK – New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) Commissioner Bill Chong today announced that DYCD will accept applications for the 2015

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FOLLOWING REPORTS OF FRAUD IN FEMA EVALUATIONS OF SUPERSTORM SANDY DAMAGE, BP ADAMS AND COUNCIL MEMBER TREYGER URGE ALL DENIED BROOKLYNITES TO RESUBMIT FLOOD INSURANCE CLAIMS

FOLLOWING REPORTS OF FRAUD IN FEMA EVALUATIONS OF SUPERSTORM SANDY DAMAGE, BP ADAMS AND COUNCIL MEMBER TREYGER URGE ALL DENIED BROOKLYNITES TO RESUBMIT FLOOD INSURANCE CLAIMS

🕔14:41, 5.Mar 2015

  BROOKLYN, NY, March 2, 2015: Yesterday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Council Member Mark Treyger, chair of the Committee on Recovery and Resiliency, urged all Brooklynites who suffered property damage during Superstorm Sandy and have been denied or

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