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Youth

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

We are revisiting this 2016 article in recognition of Intenational Youth Day on August 12, 2019.

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

Saturday’s women march in New York City marked the second coming of last January’s universal demonstrations…

Dapper Dan

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

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.

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

Legends have been born and celebrated within the storied walls the Apollo Theater, a cultural institution built…

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

This month, representatives of Havana, Cuba came to Harlem, NY, to introduce the country’s rich…

How ‘the G Word’ is Translated in Harlem

Once upon a time in the nation’s socioeconomic matrix, Black activists once took to the…

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

Harlem’s rich history is overflowing with an abundance of of jazz and art, but tucked…

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

A lot of time was wasted while they argued on whether to take Dr. King…

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton…

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton…