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View From Here By David Mark Greaves:  Senator Elizabeth Warren for President

View From Here By David Mark Greaves: Senator Elizabeth Warren for President

🕔11:18, 19.Dec 2014

Commentators are beginning to notice the coming together of the movement against inequality and the huge turnout of whites in police brutality protests taking place across the country, that are increasingly becoming anti-racist and ant-White Supremacy. There has been a

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PREVIOUS ISSUES

PREVIOUS ISSUES

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Large Protest Forces Local Community Board Meeting Cancellation

Large Protest Forces Local Community Board Meeting Cancellation

🕔21:32, 29.Oct 2014

By Stephen Witt With passionate shouts of, “They took Harlem and Fulton Street, but they’re not taking here”, a growing grass-roots organization against gentrification in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens forced the abrupt cancellation of Community Board 9’s regular monthly meeting on Tuesday

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Central Brooklyn on sale? Meet the Aussie who’s buying up the neighborhood and then some…

Central Brooklyn on sale? Meet the Aussie who’s buying up the neighborhood and then some…

🕔16:14, 15.Aug 2014

  Alan Dixon is CEO of Dixon Advisory USA (Dixon USA), a firm that oversees more than 60 full-time staff in the New York area office, according to his website. Dixon USA, a subsidiary of Dixon Advisory and Superannuation Services

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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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DOE Rejects plan to educate young African-American and Hispanic males

DOE Rejects plan to educate young African-American and Hispanic males

🕔21:15, 25.Jul 2014

By Stephen Witt The city’s Department of Education (DOE) was not among 60 of the nation’s largest school districts pledging support of President Obama’s initiative to improve the educational futures of young African-American and Hispanic boys beginning in preschool and

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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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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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U.S. Man Crosses Atlantic Ocean by Rowboat on 4th Attempt

U.S. Man Crosses Atlantic Ocean by Rowboat on 4th Attempt

🕔17:06, 28.Jun 2014

NEW YORK -Victor Mooney, 48, of Queens and The Spirit of Malabo,  a twenty-four-foot Brazilian custom-made ocean rowboat, has passed the longitude [59.29W], which marks the successful crossing of the Atlantic Ocean, this past Saturday morning. Mooney is expected to

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Stanley Nelson’s FREEDOM SUMMER  to air on PBS, June 24

Stanley Nelson’s FREEDOM SUMMER to air on PBS, June 24

🕔09:19, 23.Jun 2014

  In the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over ten weeks known as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African-Americans in an effort to shatter

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