Senator Benjamin And Others Kickoff Painting Of Harlem’s Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Harlem, the global center of Black culture, is installing a Black Lives Matter street mural that will stretch across Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, between 125th and 127th streets.

NY State Senate Passes Harlem’s Brian Benjamin Bill “Eric Garner Anti-Chokehold Act”

The New York State Senate today passed Harlem Senator Brian Benjamin’s bill, the “Eric Garner Anti-Chokehold Act” (S.6670B) prohibiting the use of chokeholds by law enforcement.

Harlem Senator Benjamin Organizes Donation To Purchase Needed Medical Supplies For Harlem Hospital

After being briefed on crucial needs by the leadership of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem, State Senator Brian A. Benjamin has secured a $50,000 donation from Fairstead.

The COVID Crisis: Harlem’s Senator Benjamin Distributes Hand Sanitizer And Masks To NYCHA Residents

To fight racial disparities in COVID-19, Senator Benjamin Benjamin partnered with community and faith-based organizations to distribute New York State hand sanitizer and masks to NYCHA tenants across northern Manhattan.