Harlem Youth Opportunities Unlimited, more commonly called HARYOU, was an American social activism organization founded by psychologists Kenneth Clark and Mamie Phipps Clark in 1962.
The UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Empower Me Tour (EMT) awarded nearly one million dollars in scholarships to New York area students who attended Saturday’s EMT at Hunter College in Continue Reading →
Project Uplift was a major short-term program of the Great Society. It was an experimental anti-poverty program in Harlem, New York in the summer of 1965, intended to prevent the Continue Reading →
Mark Seifert writes in Bleeding Cool that I’ve been collecting comic books for a long time, and it’s not too often that I run across something that I haven’t seen before, but while Continue Reading →
Kenneth Bancroft Clark, July 14, 1914 – May 1, 2005, and Mamie Phipps Clark (April 18, 1917 – August 11, 1983) were African-American psychologists who as a married team conducted important research Continue Reading →
It’s that time of the year again: prepare your cameras and mark your calendars for Manhattanhenge, the moment that happens every spring and summer when the sun strikingly aligns with Continue Reading →
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