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EXCLUSIVE:  OUR TIME PRESS INTERVIEWS DR. RUDY CREW,

EXCLUSIVE: OUR TIME PRESS INTERVIEWS DR. RUDY CREW,

🕔20:09, 18.Sep 2014

Part II Q&A by David Mark Greaves OTP:  You spoke about jobs.  What about small business and entrepreneurism? Dr. Crew:  If you follow the data on economic development in the country, the largest percentage of jobs are being developed by

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Announcement by city hides details of MWBE Program

Announcement by city hides details of MWBE Program

🕔19:46, 18.Sep 2014

The Daily News reported on September 11th that “The city awarded $690 million in contracts to companies in its program to assist minority- and women-owned businesses in the last year, the highest payout ever, officials said”. “The contracts handed out

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View From Here: Cuomo said Debates Can Be “Disservice to Democracy”? Time to Cancel the Coronation!

View From Here: Cuomo said Debates Can Be “Disservice to Democracy”? Time to Cancel the Coronation!

🕔16:06, 4.Sep 2014

  By David Mark Greaves It looks as though Governor Andrew Cuomo has unhitched whatever moorings he’s had and, like Vladimir Putin, has set sail with the wind of hubris at his back, a battering ram at his bow and

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Dr. Rudy Crew, President Medgar Evers College, speaks on his first year

Dr. Rudy Crew, President Medgar Evers College, speaks on his first year

🕔12:55, 4.Sep 2014

Our Time Press Interviews Dr. Rudy Crew, President, Medgar Evers College Q&A by David Mark Greaves Dr. Rudolph F. Crew, President of Medgar Evers College and former New York City schools chancellor, is regarded as a “warrior” for education reform.  Dr. Crew

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OBITUARY: Vernon Benjamin Charms

OBITUARY: Vernon Benjamin Charms

🕔16:13, 29.Aug 2014

OBITUARY Vernon Benjamin Charms lived an exuberant, high-energy, love-filled and love-giving life that brought joy to each and every person lucky enough to meet him. His is a life worthy of great celebration. Born in Englewood, New Jersey and raised

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MEET DR. ART McCOY, JR.: A VOICE FOR FERGUSON

MEET DR. ART McCOY, JR.: A VOICE FOR FERGUSON

🕔13:55, 23.Aug 2014

  Our Time Press PROJECT EDUCATION … with the loss of a forced-out African-American education czar are Ferguson’s children, white and black, ultimate victims of institutional racism?   The Ferguson-Florissant School District, located in suburban St. Louis, serves more than

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Never Forget:  The Context for America Today is Slavery

Never Forget: The Context for America Today is Slavery

🕔13:32, 23.Aug 2014

    By David Mark Greaves European-American police officers choking, beating and killing African-American people, uprisings in the streets of Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting death of Michael Brown. Self-destructive rap lyrics, young people killing each other in the street,

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American History, Only Half-Taught

American History, Only Half-Taught

🕔10:42, 16.Aug 2014

One of the reasons people are continually shocked by police violence across the country is that American history has never been completely taught in school. Left out has been any in-depth study of chattel slavery and the long term effects

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The View From Here:   Actions By Police Nothing New

The View From Here: Actions By Police Nothing New

🕔10:48, 8.Aug 2014

by David Mark Greaves The pundit denial of the behavior some European-Americans have toward those who are visibly of African heritage is always astonishing to see. “It wasn’t racism because the Supervising Sergeant was an African-American woman,” they cry in

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View From Here: Immigration

View From Here: Immigration

🕔20:30, 25.Jul 2014

The crisis of illegal immigrant young people at the southern U.S. border is not as far away as you might think. CNN reports that Chris Cabrera, Vice President of the National Border Patrol Council in the Rio Grande Valley, a

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