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🕔10:00, 3.Feb 2016 Read Full Article
Flint Water Crisis: They Knew, Didn’t Care – Governor’s e-mails reveal an administration’s callous disregard

Flint Water Crisis: They Knew, Didn’t Care – Governor’s e-mails reveal an administration’s callous disregard

🕔11:42, 28.Jan 2016

By Ryan Felton in Detroit and Nicky Woolf in San Francisco Michigan governor Rick Snyder was informed of water quality issues in the city of Flint’s supply as early as February 2015, according to emails released to the public on Wednesday, but his

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Michigan Prosecutor Opens Probe of Flint Water Crisis

Michigan Prosecutor Opens Probe of Flint Water Crisis

🕔05:58, 21.Jan 2016

  BY STEPHANIE GOSK, HANNAH RAPPLEYE AND TRACY CONNOR, NBC NEWS Michigan’s top prosecutor launched an investigation Friday into the Flint water crisis to see if any laws were broken — as the local sheriff declared that “people lied to us.” “In 21st century

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Don’t Sit on the Fence about Your Property

Don’t Sit on the Fence about Your Property

🕔05:38, 21.Jan 2016

By Akosua K. Albritton Not only do people face the threat of homelessness, but people—merchants—may face the threat of shoplessness. What makes this loss more painful is when merchants make improvements within the storefront and stay current in their commercial

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Councilmember Cumbo Calls for Legislation and Resources, Not Buddy System to End Violence Against Women

Councilmember Cumbo Calls for Legislation and Resources, Not Buddy System to End Violence Against Women

🕔09:24, 15.Jan 2016

NEW YORK, NY – New York Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo, Chair of the Committee on Women’s Issues, joined by elected officials and advocates on Monday, called for legislation and resources – not the buddy system to end violence against women.

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NYC Council Held Hearing on MWBE Contracting

NYC Council Held Hearing on MWBE Contracting

🕔14:36, 18.Dec 2015

By Mary Alice Miller Bertha Lewis, founder and president of The Black Institute, spent the past two years cajoling the de Blasio Administration to consent to participation in a New York City Council hearing on M/WBE contracting. The oversight hearing,

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New Yorkers Respond to Trump’s Call to Ban Muslim Immigration: PROTEST AGAINST RACISM

New Yorkers Respond to Trump’s Call to Ban Muslim Immigration: PROTEST AGAINST RACISM

🕔09:35, 11.Dec 2015

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20TH – 2:00 PM AT TRUMP TOWER 5th Avenue Between 56th and 57th Street An ad-hoc coalition of anti-war activists, trade unionists, Muslim groups and students have united to announce a demonstration against Donald Trump and anti-Muslim bigotry. Setting

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The View From Here: Trump Supporters Have Dark Roots

The View From Here: Trump Supporters Have Dark Roots

🕔19:07, 10.Dec 2015

By David Mark Greaves The demagogue at the dais, the adoring crowd at his feet, these are scenes I thought were consigned to archival newsreels, but what should be in grainy black and white is in high definition color and

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BRACING FOR THE STORM: A visit to Cuba reveals a country ready for change

BRACING FOR THE STORM: A visit to Cuba reveals a country ready for change

🕔19:02, 3.Dec 2015

By Joseph Shaw Hurricanes, our tour guide Mercedes was explaining, are certainly a concern for the island nation of Cuba—but, in fact, named storms are often welcomed. Despite the potential damage, they bring much-needed precipitation to the dry Caribbean island,

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The Changing of a Block on DeKalb Avenue

The Changing of a Block on DeKalb Avenue

🕔18:55, 3.Dec 2015

Spring of 2014, Our Time Press told of the changing scenes along DeKalb Avenue, and the story of a single father who was facing the closure of his successful barber shop between Tompkins & and Marcy due to pressures from

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