Kid Entrepreneurs And Philanthropists Selected for Fashion Company’s Board of Directors

NYC-based fashion company KIDBOX, the first social mission-based kids style box, is launching its second Kids Board of Directors, a group of 12 kids who have demonstrated strong leadership skills and a passion for social good from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

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“Who We Are, A Chronicle Of Racism In America” From Harlem To Hollywood

In partnership with Culture Project, Liberated People, and Off Center Productions, Jeffery Robinson, Deputy Legal Director and the Director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Trone Center for Justice and Equality…

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Most Far Reaching Sexual Harassment Act In U.S. Now Law From Harlem To Hollywood

Mayor de Blasio signed the City Council’s groundbreaking and far reaching sexual harassment bill package into law today, responding to the #MeToo movement and calls across the country for an end to workplace abuse. Continue Reading →

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Groundbreaking PSAs Enable Philanthropists To Live Up To Their Values From Harlem To Hollywood

A new series of PSAs is breaking ground on ensuring philanthropists are inclusive of people with disabilities. Continue Reading →

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What To Do If You’re Stopped By The Police From Harlem To Hollywood

Law enforcement officers play an important role in our criminal justice system. We rely on the police to keep our communities safe, and to treat us fairly regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, or residence. Continue Reading →

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Macy’s Donates Nearly $3.6 M To Hunger Relief Organizations From Harlem To Hollywood

This year, Macy’s will donate nearly $3.6 million to hunger relief organizations nationwide through the retailer’s 21st Bag Hunger campaign. Continue Reading →

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Concern From Harlem To Hollywood, As ACLU Makes Statement On Arrests At Philadelphia Starbucks

In a statement released today, the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania condemned the actions of the Starbucks employee and the Philadelphia police officers that resulted in the arrest of two African-American men on Thursday who were waiting to meet a business acquaintance, then held for hours before being released without charge. Continue Reading →

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Statement By Mayor de Blasio On The 50th Anniversary Of The Fair Housing Act From Harlem To Hollywood

Adopted 50 years ago today, the monumental Fair Housing Rights Act of 1968 sought to protect Americans from housing discrimination, whether renting, buying, or securing financing for a home. Continue Reading →

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Watch “Sister Circle Live” This Week On TV One From Harlem To Hollywood

“Sister Circle,” the live, daily talk show from TEGNA Inc., and TV One, is hosted by a panel of four female hosts – Quad Webb-Lunceford (Married To Medicine), Syleena Johnson (R&B Divas), TV host, sports reporter and radio show host Rashan Ali and stand-up comedienne Kiana Dancie – airs weekdays from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. ET on TV One. Continue Reading →

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Nine West Files For Bankruptcy Protection From Harlem To Hollywood

NY Crains reports that with a location at  282 St Nicholas Avenue in Harlem, Nine West Holdings Inc., filed for bankruptcy protection with a plan to sell some assets and reorganize others, after too much debt felled the shoe and clothing company controlled by Sycamore Partners. Continue Reading →

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25K Students From Harlem To Hollywood Give Their Views On Gun Laws

The March For Our Lives gathering is taking place this weekend and given the increased pressure put on our leaders from the fall-out from the Parkland shooting, an ed-tech platform used by over 1M teachers from Harlem to Hollywood wanted to help give students a voice on both sides of the issue. Continue Reading →

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Schools Handling National Student Walkouts Differently From Harlem To Hollywood

Campus Safety Magazine reports that schools are grappling with safety concerns today as students across the country are walking out of their classrooms to protest gun violence from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

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Coalition Urges HUD To Maintain Critical Fair Housing Tool From Harlem To Hollywood

Seventy-six national civil rights, faith-based, affordable housing, and other organizations have voiced their strong opposition to the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s headed by Secretary Ben Carson sudden decision to effectively suspend the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) regulation. Continue Reading →

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McDonald’s Redefines Value With $1 $2 $3 Dollar Menu Launch From Harlem To Hollywood

Brand channel reports that McDonald’s, which has a number of stores in Harlem, has ambitious plans for U.S. growth this year, with high hopes for the fresh beef Quarter Pounder launching mid-year. Continue Reading →

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Dunkin’ Donuts To Eliminate Artificial Colors

Nation’s Resturant News reports that Dunkin’ Donuts, which has a number of stores in Harlem, is the latest chain to move toward clean labels, having removed artificial colors from all of its doughnuts in the U.S., parent company Dunkin’ Brands Group said Thursday. Continue Reading →

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TV One Premieres ‘Two Sides’ From Harlem To Hollywood Produced By Viola Davis

Two Sides is a landmark limited four-part docu-series exploring watershed moments for law enforcement and the Black community at the crossroads between life and death, premiering Monday, January 22, 2018, at 10 p.m. ET on TV One. Continue Reading →

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Congresswoman Robin Kelly Marks World AIDS Day By Promoting Testing From Harlem To Hollywood

Today, Congresswoman Robin Kelly, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust, released this statement marking World AIDS Day: Continue Reading →

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Dickie Wells Club, Harlem, New York, 1940-1950

Dickie Wells was called the Harlem Playboy, and his club originally built as a bowling alley Dickie Wells aka “Dickie’s club” (above left photograph) was meant to be an off shoot of his reputation at 162 West 133rd Street at Seventh Avenue, in Harlem, NY, 1940-1950. Continue Reading →

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Spectrum Issues RFP For New Digital Education Program From Harlem To Hollywood

Spectrum, in partnership with Charter Communications, Inc., has announced the launch of the Spectrum Digital Education Grant Program, a philanthropic initiative designed to support nonprofit organizations that educate community members on the benefits of broadband and how to use it to improve residents’ lives. Continue Reading →

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Rental Scams and How to Avoid Them From Harlem To Hollywood

Rent Hop reports that this Summer is rapidly approaching, which means that the renting season will soon be in full gear. Historically, the rental markets begin to tighten around May, as new students and graduates begin work or school. Continue Reading →

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VoteRunLead Tours To Train Women How To Run For Office From Harlem To Hollywood

Starting this weekend, VoteRunLead.org will kick off their national “Run As You Are” tour by going on the road and bringing its popular workshops to 10+ cities with at least 15 events throughout the country to mobilize and train women interested in elected office. Continue Reading →

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Op-Ed: This Memorial Day From Harlem To Hollywood – Don’t Just Bow Your Head

By Seth Jordan

This year, as during each Memorial Day weekend, a small minority of Americans may attend a parade — or post something on social media that will cause #NeverForget to be a trending topic. Continue Reading →

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