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Women’s March Protestor Tried it by Placing P**sy Hat on Harriet Tubman Statue

Women’s March Protestor Tried it by Placing P**sy Hat on Harriet Tubman Statue

by Zahara Hill   Jan 22, 2018

Saturday’s women march in New York City marked the second coming of last January’s universal demonstrations initiated by the Women’s March on Washington which protested the... Read More

Dapper Dan

Harlem’s Dapper Dan Collaborates With Gucci Designer Accused Of Jacking His Style

by Zahara Hill   Sep 12, 2017

In May, a jacket from Gucci's 2018 Cruise Collection drew attention for its striking similarities to a piece created by Dan in the 80s. Read More

Youth

How a NYC Youth Program Changes Lives — a Dream at a Time

by K. Barrett Bilali / Urban News Service   Oct 27, 2016

Shay Stinson was a quiet 8-year-old girl, raised by a single mom in Harlem, when her first trip outside of the city took her... Read More

Apollo

Influencers: Kamilah Forbes Sets a New Course for the Apollo Theater

by Alley Olivier   Oct 26, 2016

Legends have been born and celebrated within the storied walls the Apollo Theater, a cultural institution built on the shoulders of Black soul. Everything from music... Read More

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

by #teamEBONY   Aug 30, 2016

This month, representatives of Havana, Cuba came to Harlem, NY, to introduce the country’s rich tapestry of music, dance, art, and culture to audiences... Read More

How ‘the G Word’ is Translated in Harlem

How ‘the G Word’ is Translated in Harlem

by Herb Boyd   Jun 22, 2016

Once upon a time in the nation's socioeconomic matrix, Black activists once took to the ramparts challenging the advance of urban renewal, or as... Read More

Order of Black Nuns Celebrate 100 Years of Service and a Renewed Calling

Order of Black Nuns Celebrate 100 Years of Service and a Renewed Calling

by Alexandra Olivier   Mar 29, 2016

Harlem’s rich history is overflowing with an abundance of of jazz and art, but tucked away down West 124th Street, right across the street... Read More

[IN MY LIFETIME] Goldie Brangman on Saving Martin Luther King’s Life

[IN MY LIFETIME] Goldie Brangman on Saving Martin Luther King’s Life

by #teamEBONY   Feb 22, 2016

A lot of time was wasted while they argued on whether to take Dr. King down to Bellevue or to King’s County rather than... Read More

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

by #teamEBONY   Feb 10, 2016

Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton Wednesday in Harlem. The move is Sanders' most public... Read More

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

by #teamEBONY   Feb 10, 2016

Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton Wednesday in Harlem. The move is Sanders' most public... Read More