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Billboard Demeaning to African Americans Removed Within 48 Hours Updated

🕔13:47, 3.Mar 2011

The Story, The Players, The Background The alarm sounded on Monday, Feb. 22, by Council member Letitia James. “New York City Billboard Targets Abortion in Black Community,” read a statement from her office. “Compares Abortion to Terrorism; Refers to ‘Genocidal

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Green Movements Grow in Central Brooklyn Updated

🕔16:19, 2.Dec 2010

Last weekend, November 19-21, the first annual conference to forge food, farming and policy solutions for the Black Community convened at Brooklyn College in New York City, convening farmers, gardeners, activists, students and community leaders from across the nation and

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Inaugural National Black Farmers Conference at Brooklyn College A Success, Poised to Grow a Green Movement Throughout Black America

Inaugural National Black Farmers Conference at Brooklyn College A Success, Poised to Grow a Green Movement Throughout Black America Updated

🕔08:54, 30.Nov 2010

By David Kene Last weekend, November 19-21, the first annual conference to forge food, farming and policy solutions for the Black Community convened at Brooklyn College in New York City, convening farmers, gardeners, activists, students and community leaders from across

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The Brooklyn That Can’t be Bought…

The Brooklyn That Can’t be Bought… Updated

🕔07:23, 7.Nov 2009

  Mike Bloomberg’s first thoughts the morning after Mayoral election night might have wavered seamlessly between “ I won!” and “I almost lost!”  A bittersweet victory/defeat for the richest man in New York City, who lives in a world where

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