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Day: <span>March 1, 2002</span>

"No Blue Fools in Our Schools"Carol Taylor

 ” I hereby lodge the strongest possible protest against cops in our children’s public schools!  The police of NYC are no longer role models: * In 1989 they rioted; (egged on by Giuliani) *The police are already invasively using the kids’ pictures with their mug books. *Most of the schools that already have cops, over […]Read More

BLACK FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT NOW

  In an effort to stimulate much needed growth in our community, I want to take up the challenge of turning this Bedford Stuyvesant community around. I grew up in this neighborhood and have not seen the type of progress that I believe should have taken place. I want to do my utmost to evoke […]Read More

African-American Venues and Caterers

Some of the answers to the question: “Where are the African-American venues?”, can be found at Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration.   At Restoration Plaza, you have a choice of venues, including the Billie Holiday Theatre, an outdoor arena, the Skylight Gallery, Fort Greene Senior Center, and traditional community rooms.  With on-site parking and 24 hr. security, Restoration is […]Read More

A Look at The Black Press

A Look at the Black Press By Errol T. Louis My life as a journalist started with a bang in the summer of 1982: a front-page story in The New York Amsterdam News. I was 19 years old, and it was the first time one of my stories was published professionally.  I bought up as […]Read More