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Our Time at Home:  “Made in Brownsville” Gives Youth the Tools … to design change in their communities and their lives

Our Time at Home: “Made in Brownsville” Gives Youth the Tools … to design change in their communities and their lives

🕔19:52, 27.Aug 2015

Brownsville has Brooklyn’s highest neighborhood rate of unemployment with 29.6% of disconnected youth ages 16-24 who are not working or going to school, according to a report from the social science research council, Measure of America. Longtime resident Quardean Lewis-Allen,

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PREVIOUS ISSUES

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The Real Deal on Iran Nuclear Proposal: Diplomacy or Body Bags

The Real Deal on Iran Nuclear Proposal: Diplomacy or Body Bags

🕔09:27, 20.Aug 2015

It is always true that “all politics are local” and the deal that President Obama and the international community has struck regarding a nuclear Iran is one of diplomacy or pain and directly involves the streets of Brooklyn, home to

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Making It Work – CITI BIKE   Equal Access or Gentrification?

Making It Work – CITI BIKE Equal Access or Gentrification?

🕔19:27, 30.Jul 2015

By Tracey Capers, Executive Vice President, Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation A rapid Citi Bike expansion will bring 26 new stations to Bed-Stuy alone, bringing the total to 36. While some have wondered what took so long, the expansion is not without

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China Fine Arts visit U.S. for the First Time

China Fine Arts visit U.S. for the First Time

🕔16:27, 14.Jul 2015

By Herb Boyd Part of the splendor of the 12th China National Exhibition of Fine Arts is told in numbers. Out of 24,000 submissions of art work, mostly paintings, 576 works were nominated or received awards. Sixty-five of those works

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Speakers Bring Truth to 200 Youngsters at HHC Kings County Hospital Center Youth Antiviolence Community Forum

Speakers Bring Truth to 200 Youngsters at HHC Kings County Hospital Center Youth Antiviolence Community Forum

🕔10:23, 3.Jul 2015

As the nation moves forward to address the issue of youth and violence, Brooklyn’s own Kings County Hospital Center, along with other hospitals in the NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) family, is moving to the forefront of developing solutions.

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Our Time Press a Winner at Independent Press Awards (IPPIES)

Our Time Press a Winner at Independent Press Awards (IPPIES)

🕔17:09, 20.Jun 2015

The IPPIES is the only New York-area competition that recognizes excellence amongst journalists, photographers, graphic artists, editors, publishers and broadcasters from the Community and Ethnic Media. Since 2002, the awards program has served as a vehicle to honor outstanding work,

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Justice Or Else! Countdown to Million Man March 20th Anniversary Gathering Begins with Farrakhan’s East Coast Tour

🕔08:22, 12.Jun 2015

FINAL CALL PHILADELPHIA – Two decades ago, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam convened the historic Million Man March in Washington, D.C., the largest mass-gathering in the history of the United States and perhaps the largest

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Organizations and activists come together to launch borough-wide Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network (B.A.N.)

Organizations and activists come together to launch borough-wide Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network (B.A.N.)

🕔07:54, 12.Jun 2015

B.A.N. calls for 11:30am demonstration for Tuesday, June 16th at BAM, 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217 On June 16th, Brooklyn activists will launch the Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network (B.A.N.), the 1st-ever grassroots borough-wide coalition to fight gentrification. The real estate corporations,

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🕔06:24, 8.Jun 2015

Sgt. Henry Johnson, a member of the Harlem Hell Fighters regiment, single-handedly fought off a group of attacking German soldiers, while being wounded 21 times. The Albany, NY resident enlisted in Brooklyn at the Marcy Armory, June 5, 1917. In

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