Attorney General James Celebrates Confirmation Of Kristen Clarke To Head DOJ’s Civil Rights Division

New York Attorney General Letitia James today celebrated the confirmation of Kristen Clarke to lead the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Civil Rights Division. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →

Harlem Civil Rights Leader And Political Activist Elizabeth Anna Hendrickson, 1884–1946

Elizabeth Anna Hendrickson, 1884–1946, was a notable Afro-American civil rights leader and political activist in Harlem, New York. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Civil Rights Groups Demand Airbnb Reform Discriminatory Policy From Harlem To Hollis

A broad coalition of civil rights organizations sent a demand letter to Airbnb today urging the company to end policies that prevent people with arrest and conviction records. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →

Abraham Joshua Heschel, Harlem Rabi, Civil Rights Advocate And More, 1907 – 1972

Abraham Joshua Heschel, January 11, 1907 – December 23, 1972, was a Polish-born American rabbi and one of the leading Jewish theologians and Jewish philosophers of the 20th century. Become Continue Reading →

Join Rep. Espaillat Virtual Tribute Honoring The Life Of Civil Rights Legend, Congressional Member John Lewis

Join Representative Adriano Espaillat in collaboration with The Abyssinian Baptist Church in the City of New York, for a special virtual tribute honoring the life and legacy of the late Continue Reading →

Support The BET Networks COVID-19 Relief Effort For Creative, Civil Rights And Business Communities

Today, BET announces an array of high impact initiatives to support communities of color impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Elizabeth Jennings Graham, Teacher, Civil Rights Warrior And Her Harlem Connection

Elizabeth Jennings Graham, March 1827 – June 5, 1901, was an African-American teacher and civil rights figure. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!