Day: May 20, 2021

City Politics

SENATOR KEVIN PARKER SPEAKS

Climate Change is City and State Game-ChangerCandidate for Comptroller, City of New York (Pt. II of II) Senator Parker sits on the State Senate’s Telecommunications and Energy Committee for the past 18 years, with the last two, as chair. He’s served on the Committee longer than anyone else, and run it longer than anyone else. […]readmore

Arts-Theater

Anna Maria Horsford Speaks

Look Back for Inspiration to Move (and Give) Forward (3 of 4) Anna Maria Horsford’s two-hour OTP interview, a pleasant and uplifting journey, explored as much about the actress’ life as our own. We mused on shared objectives and life experiences. She informed us of her personal work in counselling artists, and efforts to keep […]readmore

Black History

A Timeline of the Life of Visionary Leader, Malcolm X

1925May 19: Malcolm X is born Malcolm Little in Omaha, Nebraska, the fourth of Earl and Louise Little’s seven children. Earl, a Baptist minister, is a follower of Marcus Garvey’s black nationalism and serves as Omaha chapter president of Garvey’s Universal Negro Improvement Association. Louise Little serves as the division secretary. 1926December: The Littles leave Omaha […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going On – 5/20

OUR TROUBLED WORLD CONFLICTS: A year ago, the world had a common enemy, the coronavirus pandemic. Everywhere, people were quarantined, living in the unknown about how much devastation and for how long. Today, while most nations are recovering from the pandemic, two countries, Israel and Ethiopia are engaged in war. The week-old Israeli/Palestinian conflict dominates […]readmore

World News

Concerns Raised After Biden’s Administration Approves $735 Million Weapons Sale

By Victor Omondi,yourblackworld.netThe Biden’s administration has called for the immediate cessation of fire over the Hamas-Israeli conflict. However, it maintains that Israel has the right to defend itself against the terrorist organization, and in a recent decision, has approved the sale of $735 million worth of weapons to Israel. The proposed firearm sale that threatens […]readmore