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What’s Wrong With Excellence? DOE attacks Medgar Evers College Prep

By Assemblyman Walter T. Mosley The New York City Department of Education (DOE) has recently made the decision to alter Brooklyn’s Medgar Evers College Preparatory...

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The NY Times story, THE WORLD ONCE LAUGHED AT NORTH KOREAN CYBERPOWER--NO MORE is a scary revelation about North Korea’s cyber attack program, which...

Community News

“However Long It Takes”

“However Long It Takes”: The Rev. Taharka Robinson (far right), a founder of the Brooklyn Anti-Violence Coalition, addressed neighbors and supporters of an elderly...

Real Estate

Major Findings from Comptroller’s Report on Bed-Stuy

The number of jobs in Bedford-Stuyvesant increased by 45 percent since the end of the recession in 2009 to a record 17,000 jobs in...

Arts

THE REAL SISTER BEHIND “REEL SISTERS”

This weekend, the Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival concludes with a two-day line-up of films and documentaries. It’s highlighted by the festival’s...

City Politics

Fire Department Captain Under Attack

By Ron Howell Colin Kaepernick is known nationwide for taking a stand – better said, taking a knee – for racial justice. He suffered the...

Sports

The Miracle Month

Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles had a pretty emphatic demeanor following his team’s gritty win over the Cleveland Browns last Sunday. Although his team...

A Wild Card Game

A New York Donut

Black History

12’ Statue to Honor Octavius V. Catto Erected in Philadelphia

In recognition of the many contributions of Philadelphia's own Octavius V. Catto, a prominent African-American intellectual, scholar, teacher, athlete, Civil War veteran and civil rights...

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