Day: August 25, 2017

What's Going On

WHAT’S GOING ON

  UPDATE/POLITICS Jumaane Williams, 41, Brooklyn-based NYC Councilman, denies interest in the 2018 NYS gubernatorial race. His focus and interest is in becoming the next City Council Speaker, succeeding Melissa Mark-Viverito, which is an uber- powerful position. The NY City Council introduces legislation, negotiates the city’s budget, monitors city agencies and reviews land use. Speaker […]readmore

Community News Sports

Support for Kaepernick Grows

After Charlottesville, millions are seeing a connection between the NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s choice to not rise to the lyrics of the National Anthem which, as he sees them, are hypocritical and contrast with the reality of our times. Yesterday, thousands in New York City gathered at the National Football League Headquarters to protest the […]readmore

Real Estate

A Crack Widens in New York City’s Real Estate System

Exclusive to Our Time Press Homeowners of Central Brooklyn are facing destruction to their properties and are being robbed of their legacies by a few unscrupulous developers who resort to “any means necessary” – sometimes violence — to get what they want however long it takes to get it. Next week, Our Time Press will […]readmore

View From Here

View From Here

As the country is awakened to the message of white supremacy embedded in the monuments to members of the Confederate Army, who fought to maintain slavery in the United States combined with the white supremacists and Neo-Nazis openly displaying their beliefs in Charlotteville, Virginia, what has been revealed is how the vestiges of slavery remain […]readmore