Op-Ed: Preserving Democracy Demands More Than Putting Biden In Office

By Michael McQuillan Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Weekly Newsletter! Never during my youthful McGovern campaigning or as I lobbied in Washington against Nixon’s Vietnam escalation did Continue Reading →

Shirley Chisholm’s Harlem Years 1946-1950’s first black woman elected to the United States Congress,

Shirley Anita Chisholm (née St. Hill; November 30, 1924 – January 1, 2005) was an American politician, educator, and author. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Weekly Newsletter! Follow Harlem Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s George Carlin, One Of The Best Comics Of All Time

George Denis Patrick Carlin, May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008, was an American comedian, actor, author and social critic. Carlin was noted for his black comedy and thoughts on Continue Reading →

East Harlem’s Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster

Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American film actor noted for his athletic physique, blue eyes, and distinctive smile (which he called “The Continue Reading →