Day: July 27, 2017

City Politics

Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez Receives the Rev. A. R.

On Sunday, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez received the endorsement of the Rev. A.R. Bernard, pastor of the Christian Cultural Center and social justice leader Bertha Lewis, founder of the Black Institute and founding co-chair of the influential Working Families Party. “I am supporting Eric for District Attorney because he knows that we can keep […]readmore

Education

Who Tolls the Bell: In Search of Education Resources

Last week, BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life), reportedly the largest evidence-based summer learning provider in the U.S., received a 10-year $30 million grant from The Ballmer Group. Founded by former Microsoft CEO and Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and his wife Connie, The Ballmer Group supports organizations and initiatives aimed at improving economic […]readmore