Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Councilman Andre Wallace Golf Outing

Eastchester – Over 250 elected official, community leaders and supporters gathered at the Lake Isle County Club for Councilman Andre Wallace 4th Annual Golf Outing, Monday night. Those in attendance included, Westchester County Executive Geor...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Update: SEIU Employees Strike at Jordan Health

By Staff- (Update, June 5) – Sixty-five Jordan Health Center employees, represented by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, have recently begun a three-day strike in protest of the lack of a new collective-bargaining agreement with the cent...

Northeast / New York - 2 weeks ago

History Will Vindicate Modern Abolitionists

Op/Ed By George Payne – The Fugitive Slave Act was passed by the U.S. Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of a fateful compromise between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. The law stipulated that “all escaped slaves,...