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Making Voting Accessible to the People

By Akosua K. Albritton On May 11, 2017, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to establish the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity....

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Making Voting Accessible to the People

By Akosua K. Albritton On May 11, 2017, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to establish the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity....

WHAT’S GOING ON

By Victoria Horsford I attended the 90th Birthday Celebration for David Dinkins, 106th Mayor of the City of New York, which was hosted by Mayor...

Community News

Strength in Numbers: Broadway Triangle and Bedford Union Armory Protest and...

By Kelly Mena/Kings County Politics The room was small but their voices were many at Brooklyn Borough Hall Monday as hundreds of local residents and...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Real Estate

BAN Brings People Together to Solve Social Ills

By Akosua K. Albritton On June 5, 2017, the Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network (BAN) held a planning session at JACK. JACK is a small nonprofit theater...

Arts

NATIONAL BLACK PROGRAMMING CONSORTIUM SCORES NEA GRANT

National Endowment for the Arts Award, one of 1,029 new grants supporting arts projects nationally, to help back ‘AfroPoP’ TV series, 360 Incubator +...

City Politics

Q & A with Brooklyn Acting District Attorney Eric Gonzalez

Building upon the legacy of DA Thompson: What, in your opinion, will be the legacy of DA Thompson within the annals of Brooklyn...

Sports

Coaches’ Corner

1 /29/2017 Atlantic Shore Christian Vs. George Westinghouse HS Coach Mike Hutchens - Atlantic Shore Christian, Chesapeake, Virginia It was a solid game in our area, we don't get a...

Coaches’ Corner

  Date Night in Brooklyn

Black History

African-Americans & Memorial Day

African-Americans may not have invented Memorial Day on May 1, 1865, but the following narrative from the Snopes Fact Checker gives us an opportunity...

The Making of a President