View From Here

View From Here

By David Mark GreavesWe have more “worst fear” days coming for America than we had ever imagined. The White supremacists have decided that if they are to act at all, before the country turns even less White and with everyone having a vote, then this is their time to make their move; voter suppression and […]readmore

Economy

COVID EFFECTS WIDEN AMERICA’S RACIAL WEALTH GAP 

Blacks own 22 cents for every dollar held by whites   By Charlene Crowell  Sept 23 … As the global pandemic continues to take lives and infect multiple generations, virtually every dimension of life is challenged. And people with the fewest financial resources before COVID-19 are being challenged more than ever before.    It is both a […]readmore

Environment

Brenda Mallory, Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality, Talks

Brenda Mallory is the 12th Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) and the first African American to hold that position. The CEQ’s mission is to coordinate the federal government’s efforts to improve, preserve, and protect America’s public health and environment.Our Time Press spoke with Chair Mallory about the Biden Administration’s climate agenda. OTP: […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going On – 9/16

NEW YORK, NEW YORKLieutenant Governor Brian Benjamin was sworn in. His current portfolios include rental assistance, public housing and COVID vaccination promotion. He has a lot on his work platter. He is no stranger to challenges. LG Benjamin told Errol Louis, NY1 Inside City Hall anchor, that he would not endorse any of the multiple […]readmore

Biography

Our Time Press Remembers James ”Rocky” Robinson

James “Rocky” Robinson, Jr. was born on July 15, 1940, in Marietta, North Carolina, and moved to Brooklyn, NY. After attending Eastern District High School, Rocky served 5 years in the United States Army. His Army duty included serving as a member of the honor Guard posted at the Arlington National Cemetery, where he stood guard […]readmore