Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Purchase College Hosts Journalist Kelefa Sanneh

Purchase, NY, October 4, 2019:  Purchase College-SUNY will present Kelefa Sanneh in Conversation with Andrew Salomon on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. The program, which is free and open to the public, will take place at Purchase College...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Cruel Intentions By Zachery Gates II

On September 22nd, 2011 City of White Plains police officer Michael Hannon was assaulted by Assistant Chief Anne Fitzsimmons when she took a heavy chair on wells and “forcefully shoved it” into the back of Hannon’s adjacent chair! The impact Ha...

Northeast / New York - 2 weeks ago

ALERT: Two Job Fairs This Week

Black Westchester Black Westchester - News With The Black Point Of View is an online news magazine for people of color for Westchester and the Tri- State area of New York at every economic level. Our mission is to promote the concept of “community”...

Northeast / New York - 4 weeks ago

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike Ad Wins Emmy

Despite some who said they would never support the company again, Nike’s gamble to partner with former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick paid off Sunday, Sept 15th. The controversial commercial won an Emmy for outstanding commerc...

Northeast / New York - 1 month ago

People Not Property

Two weeks ago a special edition of the NY TIMES Magazine made the case that the year 1619 was crucial to our nation’s founding with essays exploring how no part of modern America remains untouched by slavery.  Town Clerk Judith Beville coordina...

Northeast / New York - 1 month ago

Empowerment Public Safety Day

August 31, 2019, marked the “third” Empowerment Public Safety Day with my fellow activist who stood for Ramarley Graham! We met at the house of Ramarley Graham. BACKGROUND: There were three officers who entered Constance mother of Ramarley humb...

Northeast / New York - 1 month ago

Christopher Ridley Memorial Unveiling

WHITE PLAINS — Over a hundred people gathered at 85 Court St in White Plains, Saturday to take part in the unveiling of a memorial honoring Mount Vernon Detective Christopher A. Ridley, who was killed by responding Westchester County Police Off...