Sankofa: AfroLatin@s And The United States’ Racial Landscape With Dr. Griselda Rodriguez In Harlem

Get More Harlem World Here! To centralize the histories, culture, and brilliance of Africans of Latin American descent, we present Sankofa: AfroLatin@s and the United States’ Racial Landscape with Dr. Continue Reading →

Amnesty International Hosts Star-Studded Event Supporting Women Human Rights Defenders From Harlem To Hollis

Last weekend, human rights organization Amnesty International USA in partnership with live music events startup Sofar Sounds hosted a powerful evening of collective action along with an intimate concert experience. Get Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave “Fancy Miss Nancy” Wilson (Video)

Nancy Sue Wilson, February 20, 1937, December 13, 2018, was an American singer whose career spanned over five decades, from the mid–1950s until her retirement in the early–2010s. Get More Continue Reading →

Lapidus Center Announces Tamara J. Walker’s Exquisite Slaves As 2018 Harriet Tubman Book Prize Winner

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is delighted to announce Dr. Tamara J. Walker as the 2018 Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Espaillat Condemns Trump’s Proposal To Undermine Nutrition Benefits For Immigrant Families

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in opposition to the Trump administration’s proposed rule to redefine public charge, which would be harmful to hardworking immigrant families at the Continue Reading →

President Obama And Others To Receive 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple Of Hope Award

On Wednesday, December 12, 2018, Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, under the leadership of the organization’s president Kerry Kennedy, will host the Ripple of Hope Awards. Get More Harlem World Continue Reading →

Half Of All U.S. Adults Have A Family Member Who Has Been Incarcerated From Harlem To Hollywood

A new, first-of-its-kind report released today finds that nearly half of all adults in the United States – approximately 113 million people – have an immediate family member who is either Continue Reading →

Uptowns Rep Levine, NYC Health + Hospitals And Groups Rally Against $362M Losses

Get More Harlem World Here! At a news conference today, leaders of NYC Health + Hospitals and the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs joined advocacy groups, elected officials, and labor Continue Reading →