Day: September 8, 2016

What's Going On

What’s Going On

By Victoria Horsford HARLEM JOURNAL Uptown joins downtown with the first-ever HARLEM FASHION WEEK, September 7-10, which is produced by Tandra Birkett and Yvonne Jewnell, mother/daughter team who own the fashion line Yvonne Jewnell New York, LLC. Harlem Fashion Week intersects with NYFW. For a calendar of events, visit The West 120th Street Block […]readmore

City Politics

55th Assembly District Race: Walker, Mealy Weigh In On Confronting

 By Kings County Politics News Service Incumbent Assemblywoman Latrice Walker is being challenged for her 55th District Assembly seat in the September 13 Democratic Primary by term-limited City Councilwoman Darlene Mealy. Walker is a lifelong Brownsville native and a product of the New York City public schools before going on to an undergraduate degree from […]readmore

Top Stories World News

Africa Will Build The Future Says Zuckerberg, Visits Kenya On

Toby Shapshak ,   CONTRIBUTOR, The future will be built in Africa, Facebook FB +2.03% CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in Nigeria, before travelling to Kenya, the “world leader” in mobile money, on his first visit to sub-Saharan Africa, a surprise trip which has propelled Africa’s entrepreneurial spirit into the news. “It’s inspiring to see how engineers here are using mobile money to […]readmore

City Politics

Clinton, Trump and Martial Law

By Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) First and foremost, Donald Trump is a businessman.  His business is marketing. His name: Trump.  Wealth creation is personal.  His family is his only special interest.  As a “mobster”, he is about building a family dynasty.  “Mafia” goes with casinos and construction like a hand goes with a glove in icy Alaska. Now, he is […]readmore

City Politics

Attorney General Schneiderman 2016 Labor Day Report

In honor of Labor Day, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued his third annual Labor Day report, Working for Justice, covering the enforcement actions of his Labor Bureau and the key policies promoted on behalf of working men and women. The labor cases he has pursued and the policies he has championed cover workers across […]readmore