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Day: <span>June 23, 2016</span>

Scenes of a Crime:  On Kingston Avenue, a Justice Rally

By Bernice Elizabeth Green Television detective dramas usually start with a glimpse of a scene of the crime, followed by the sordid criminal action; the perps are usually off-screen. So viewers of such popular shows like “Law and Order” and the “NCI” series are very much aware that scenes and settings share starring roles with […]readmore


  By Victoria Horsford   NY: POLITICS 101   If the NYS Legislative session had to be graded for its current season, it would get a C for cowardice and caution.  How do New Yorkers benefit from its last session?  We got monies for SUNY and CUNY, for charter schools, for the heroin epidemic, $570 […]readmore

The International African Arts Festival: Where Family Matters

  Special to Our Time Press In 1971, Uhuru Sasa Shule (Freedom Now School) was a Brooklyn community-based initiative that educated youth and adults about African culture. It was the imperative of the time. At the end of the academic year, the school held a fundraiser with about 20 vendors, and local entertainers. And there […]readmore