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Day: <span>November 14, 2010</span>

Care Giving in Our Times-Brenda Watts' Story: It's About Love,

Being a care giver is an awesome responsibility.  As baby boomers, many of us are faced with the challenge of dealing with family dynamics that can run the gamut of possibilities.  Each family has its own personality and distinct individuals.  My grandmother, Ophelia Young Wallace, was the matriarch of the Wallace Clan. She was born […]Read More

Response to a Reader

To the Editor: I love the Bedford-Stuyvesant community. My family and I are newcomers and would like for our local politicians to stop using and abusing the words “black community”.  Yes, we know Bed-Stuy is mostly black, but that will not be the case for very long. We wish you would include others like Hispanics, […]Read More

The View from Here … Our Mayor's Choices

People like Mayor Michael Bloomberg give billionaires a bad name. His sudden appointment of Cathie Black to head the New York City School system of 1.1 million young people, 71%  of them Black and Hispanic, shows a complete and total disdain for the opinions, passions and desires of New Yorkers in general and of African-American […]Read More