Our Time Press

Day: <span>February 2, 2017</span>

WHAT’S GOING ON

By Victoria Horsford POTUS 45/10 DAYS  The Trump White House has heads spinning. Trump will be known as the “Executive Order” President. His first executive order was for federal agencies to minimize the burden of ObamaCare, which was followed by more orders to suspend federal dollars to sanctuary cities, which could hurt New York, both […]readmore

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 lot of the physicality in the game, so we love the physicality in the game. It was an adjustment for us. It worked defensively for us. I felt […]readmore

Kate Clifford Larson on the New Tubman Photo: “Yes! It’s

  Some readers questioned the authenticity of the newly found image of Harriet Tubman scheduled for auction by Swann Galleries on March 30, and displayed in last week’s Our Time Press. Our friend Elizabeth Rankin-Fulcher checked with Kate Clifford Larson, author of the 2004 bestseller BOUND for the PROMISED LAND – HARRIET TUBMAN: Portrait of […]readmore

Wellsprings of Faith: Why Black Lives Matter

By Rev. Robert Waterman, Antioch Baptist Church  I believe in Why Black Lives Matter, but the truth about it is: “It’s not what others think about us, it’s what we think about ourselves.” I really believe that the love of Black Lives begins with us. We have depended upon people to define us on all […]readmore

Trump Impeachment Campaign Begins

Tuesday, January 31, 2017By James Trimarco, YES! Magazine | Interview Even as Donald Trump took the oath of office on Jan. 20 and the national conversation turned to foreboding interpretations of his inaugural address, a very different story was unfolding. Two public interest nonprofits launched a campaign to begin an impeachment investigation into the new president. At issue […]readmore

Malia Obama Seen at Dakota Access Pipeline Protest at Sundance

America’s former first daughter (fight me) is apparently keeping busy now that her dad has stepped down from the presidency. Malia Obama marked her first week as a “normal” person by attending an event supporting the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, […]readmore

Interfaith to Join Other Ailing Brooklyn Hospitals in Health Care

  By Kelly Mena, KCP Interfaith Medical Center will join Central Brooklyn’s Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center and Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center into a single health care system. The move, which was discussed last week at an Interfaith emergency meeting, is part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed plan to help save the ailing Brooklyn health […]readmore

View From Here: Frightening Time in America, Again

 The President of the United States casts the Constitution aside and institutes a religious ban on refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations entering the country prompting uproars across the nation, almost a thousand career diplomats to sign a letter of objection and the firing of the Acting U.S. Attorney General after she issued a notice to […]readmore