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Day: <span>August 3, 2018</span>

Antonio Delgado, 41, is Obama’s Choice for Upstate Run

Former President Barack Obama has endorsed Antonio Delgado, a Democrat running for Congress in Upstate New York’s 19th Congressional District, in an attempt to unset first term U.S. Rep. John Faso, R-Kinderhook, in the November 6 election. Delgado, a resident of Rhinebeck, and Anna Kaplan, a Democrat running for state Senate in New York’s Seventh […]Read More

Families Remember Eric Garner on the Fourth Anniversary of His

They came from as far away as California and Florida. They came to remember Eric Garner, who was chokeholded to death by the police four years ago on July 17, 2018. The assemblage was organized by Mrs. Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, and myself. It took place at The House of the Lord […]Read More

 USA/2018 MIDTERMS  Check out the 8/6 Time magazine THE SOUTH ISSUE with political rising star Stacey Abrams, Georgia’s Democratic Gubernatorial hopeful, donning its cover. Can she make the state pivot to Blue in November and make history as the first Black woman governor in the USA? Valerie Jarrett, President Obama’s former advisor, likens Stacey to […]Read More

Community Chest: Fela Barclift Founder and Director, Little Sun People

To provide an excellent childhood education that particularly includes a well-developed curriculum imbued with cultural connections and important information relative to young children of color that will create a strong sense of personal identity, purpose and confidence at all times. This is the mission statement for Little Sun People, a prodigious child care center located […]Read More

BROOKLYN WOMEN LEADERS LAUNCH “BROOKLYN WOMEN FOR CUOMO”, ENDORSE GOVERNOR

Women Leaders Across Brooklyn Launch “Brooklyn Women For Cuomo” and Praise The Governor’s Proven Record Advancing Women’s Rights & Creating a Fairer, More Equal New York – $15 Minimum Wage, Strongest Paid Family Leave Policy in the Country, Landmark “Enough is Enough” Law, First-in-the-Nation Protections to Prevent Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Excelsior Scholarship, Highest MWBE […]Read More

Cynthia Nixon and Jumaane Williams Announce Cross-Endorsement in Brooklyn

Following the announcement, the two greeted voters in Prospect Park and canvassed the nearby neighborhood. NEW YORK, NY — Democratic candidate for governor Cynthia Nixon today endorsed Jumaane Williams for New York State Lieutenant Governor. Williams also announced his endorsement of Nixon. Nixon and Williams are both running in the September 13th primary. “Jumaane and […]Read More

Get Civic-Minded, a Monthly Conversation about the Community

A mix of younger and mature adults, men and women, Caribbean, African-American and Euro-American people were present for the July 28, 2018 Get Civic-Minded monthly meeting held at MS 61. These meetings give St. Assemblywoman Diana Richardson (43 A.D.) the opportunity to not only to be an elected representative engaging with her constituents but be […]Read More