Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 1 day ago

Why Cryptocurrency Has A Place In Hip-Hop

Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is the future of finance. Just last year, Bitcoin commanded headlines when its stock rose from less than $1,000 a share to more than $17,000 a share. Six years before that, one Bitcoin was worth less than a d...

Northeast / New York - 2 days ago

Four Disadvantages Causing the Racial Wealth Gap

It’s been over 150 years since slavery was abolished and we are still battling disparities in wealth that continue to impact communities of color. Why are African Americans still at the bottom of the wealth scale? What needs to happen to change the...

Northeast / New York - 3 days ago

WHAT’S GOING ON

NEW YORK, NY Adem BunkeddekoBrooklyn Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, 53, has agreed to a debate with her Democratic primary challenger Adem Bunkeddeko, 29, which will air on June 19 on Spectrum’s NY1 TV show, “Inside City Hall,” with Errol Louis. Both...

Northeast / New York - 3 days ago

Thinker’s Notebook: Death of a Dynasty

Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and President Donald Trump. Around 335 BC, Aristotle analyzed Greek tragedy and drama and stated that all Greek plays have two parts: the complication and the unraveling. The compli...

Northeast / New York - 3 days ago

Community Calendar

Tribal Truths Juneteenth at Cuyler Gore Park, June 16 Saturday, June 16th   18th Annual Fort Greene Brooklyn Juneteenth Arts Festival Cuyler Gore Park, 12-6PM, 2 Greene Avenue, FREE Music! Dance! Poetry! Artistry! Fashion! Food! Community! History...

Northeast / New York - 3 days ago

The Best of Our Time

Dr. Esther Wilson, Assistant to Principal Anita Coley at PS 25 Eubie Blake School, has inspired parents and students for several years. Here she is leading them in a chant of the school’s motto, “Yes We Can!” Community and education activists are...

Northeast / New York - 3 days ago

Black Men Share Their Lessons from Fatherhood

By Kenae Damon – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Educator, author and speaker, Dr. Jawanza Kanjufu, says, “We encourage every man to be a responsible father. There has never been a time when we did not need our fathers.” As Father’s Day rolls around we ref...