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Day: <span>December 20, 2019</span>

A New New Lots Library: East New York Residents Help

By Maitefa Angaza      It’s official! The New Lots Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library system is on the way to becoming a new jewel in the family crown. A combined $26 million – $20M from Mayor De Blasio and $6M from Councilwoman Inez Barron – will go into a complete renovation and possible […]Read More

Possible Mass Grave from 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Found by

By Doha Madani Experts at the University of Oklahoma believe they have found a possible mass grave site from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre at a city cemetery, although they are unsure how many bodies are underneath. Geophysical scanning identified two spots at the Oaklawn Cemetery that might bear bodies of those killed in the […]Read More

George Harris: The King of Kings County

Thinker’s NotebookBy Marlon Rice One day last summer, George texted me asking what I was doing. It was a slow Saturday, and I happened to have been free of my kids, so I hit him and told him I wasn’t doing anything. He told me that he wanted to talk and asked if I could […]Read More

What’s Going On

What’s Going OnBy Victoria Horsford NEWSMAKERS The cityandstateny.com just released a new list, the “2019 Power of Diversity BLACK 100.”  Don’t know the criteria for listing but I had fun adding my comments to the “Black Power Elite” bios.   WGO will list power people, 51 to 100.   The column will include the top […]Read More

Rep. Clarke’s Statement on Need for Trump Impeachment

Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09) made the following statement about her views on impeachment of President Trump after yesterday afternoon’s Caucus meeting: “With Donald Trump in office our democracy remains at stake. It is unconstitutional and completely unacceptable for this President to contact foreign governments in an attempt to tarnish Presidential candidates to interfere with […]Read More

Rep. Jeffries: “We Will Impeach Donald John Trump. We Will

WASHINGTON – Today, as the U.S. House of Representatives votes on articles of impeachment, U.S. Representative Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus and a member of the Judiciary Committee, declared that President Trump must be held accountable for his stunning abuse of power through impeachment. Rep Jeffries said: “George Washington in his […]Read More

Trump Impeached

View From HereBy David Mark Greaves President Donald J. Trump will be impeached at last. He attempted to bribe a foreign power to have them interfere in the coming presidential election.  This is exactly the kind of “high crime” the Founding Fathers spoke about.  And we’ve seen President Trump obstruct Congress by refusing to answer […]Read More