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In This Time Of Need

There was much giving this season.  Here in Brooklyn, one such effort was led by Reverend Taharka Robinson, pictured here left, with partners; Eddie Karim, pastor, United Baptist Church; Anthony, of Fresh Direct; Gwen Petronzio, Fresh Direct; Bishop Eric Figueroa, pastor, New Life Tabernacle; Robert Butler, pastor, Christian Community Baptist Church. Other partners and volunteers […]readmore

Upstate Economy Built on Incarcerating Young People and Adults

 “It is shameful. We have to close the system down.” Montgomery        It was because of the abuse and mistreatment of young people held in the New York State juvenile justice system, that the  Department of Justice cited the state for violating their and said that if the situation was not corrected, then the Justice Department  […]readmore

View From Here: Dastardly Deeds

“There are two things you need for success in politics. Money, and I can’t think of the other,” was Senator Mark Hannah’s (R-OH) analysis in 1903 and it pretty much held true until Bloomberg spent $100 million  dollars and barely eked out a victory over William Thompson.  Mayor David Dinkins had called it exactly right […]readmore