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Day: <span>September 9, 2019</span>


“We are a resilient people, we will rebuild.”  

Prime Minister Hubert Minnis Freeport, Grand Bahama (CNN)–Miles of debris from houses smashed apart by Hurricane Dorian stretched Tuesday across the landscape of the Bahamas’ Great Abaco Island as the deadly storm left behind a paradise obliterated. Dorian was still punishing northern parts of the Bahamas more than a day after landfall. The hurricane–now a Category […]readmore

What’s Going On

SEPTEMBER  2019 September is back-to-school month. It is Caribbean/East Coast USA hurricane season and the UN General Assembly convenes its new session. It is New York Fashion Week (9/6-14) and Harlem Fashion Week (9/15-19). The National Football League season begins, as does the autumnal equinox! Hurricane Dorian has already claimed 5 lives in the Bahamas. […]readmore

Thinker’s Notebook: A Most Important Rock

  By Marlon Rice I was sitting on my stoop last week. Three boys were walking down the block. As they approached me, I could hear their conversation. The taller of the three said, “Y’all see how the Amazon is burning?” The kid closest to the curb replied, “No, they ain’t. They just sent my […]readmore

Philip Henry Goldman, Jr.Feb. 4, 1934 – Aug. 27, 2019

      Philip Henry Goldman, Jr., a treasured member of his Brooklyn community, departed to join his God and his ancestors on August 28, 2019. Born on February 4, 1934 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, he was the firstborn child of the late Philip Goldman Sr. and Martha Jeffress Goldman. They were both originally from Philadelphia, but they agreed that […]readmore