William Henry Johnson’s ‘Moon Over Harlem,’ 1901 – 1970 (Video)

William Henry Johnson, March 18, 1901 – April 13, 1970, was an African-American painter born in Florence, South Carolina. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Joy Bryant And Henry Simmons Star In Season Two Of Ava DuVernay’s “Cherish The Day”

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today that Joy Bryant (“Parenthood,” “For Life”) and Henry Simmons (“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “NYPD Blue”) have been set. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →

Congressman Rangel Honor Harlem Hellfighter Sergeant Henry Johnson

Congressman Charles B. Rangel who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes upper Manhattan and parts of the Bronx submitted the following statement into the congressional record in Continue Reading →

WWI ‘Harlem Hellfighter’ Henry Johnson to Receive Medal of Honor

They called Sgt. Henry Johnson “Black Death,” a soldier from the all-black “Harlem Hellfighters” unit who fought off two dozen Germans with a gun and then a knife during World Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Espailat Leads Push To Re-Establish Pledge To International Green Climate Fund

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat led 40 lawmakers in a letter urging the Biden administration to pledge at least $6 billion to the Green Climate Fund (GCF), Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →