If June wasn't already an event-laden month, June 26th may well have been the zenith of a period that many felt would either make or break the New York Political realm for all times.
Of course,there were many of us who predicted that there was nothing to worry about - that the candidates who were stacked against the incumbents didn't have a snowball's chance in hell of unseating them. And we were absolutely right:
Congressman Charles Rangel held his seat in Manhattan, with a
As, I reflected on the celebration of Father’s Day last Sunday, I thought about what that day should really mean. But, before I could do that, I had to find out where that day came from.
Father’s Day was a direct derivative of Mother’s Day; but the reason for their creation was polar opposite of each other. Mother’s Day was created with the expressed mandate of not being turned into a “commercial” day while Father’s Day was created with the e
NACA IS AT THE JAVITS APRIL 26-30TH Congressman Gregory Meeks & Rev. Floyd Flake Sponsor Buses for Queens Residents
By Gloria Dulan-Wilson ~
NACA's Back and Javit's got'em; and that's good news for New York home owners who may be in danger of losing their homes via foreclosure, predatory lenders, or underwater, over priced mortgages. By the same token, those who are interested in owing their own home (not investors, people who are looking to live in the home as a primary residence and don't a
Bishop Tavis Grant, Rev. B. Herbert Martin, Business leader Mother Josephine Wade and others today joined other ministers, activists, teachers, parents, in Chicago are today appealing to Clear Channel urban radio to feature the new song by Kanye West and Jay Z "Murder To Excellence" as a way to capture the mindset of urban youth to STOP THE VIOLENCE ! Veteran Activist Mark S. Allen joined and proposed that we replace the word "niggas" with "brothers" to attract more supporters. Let the campaign
During the past two weeks I have been asked to be involved in two projects relating to Africa. While dealing with Africa can sometimes be very frustrating, after the past two weeks, I am very high on the future of Africa.
Last month I was asked to help put together the first ever Seychelles Investment Forum in New York. The event was held last week and was a great success. The Seychelles is off the east coast of Africa, surrounded by the Indian Ocean(www.seychell