Police Athletic League Annual Holiday Party At PAL Harlem Center

On Saturday, December 10th, hundreds of PAL children, ages five to 12, from Police Athletic League (PAL) After School programs enjoyed a festive holiday party at PAL’s Harlem Center, Manhattan Avenue, and 119th Street.  Become a Harlem Insider! Sign-Up for our Newsletter *Select list(s) to subscribe toHarlem World Magazine Example: Yes, I would like to receive…

Voices Of Change: Pro-Palestine Protests At Columbia University In Harlem

by Yolande Brener with photographs by Rudy Collins Hamilton Hall at Columbia University became the focal point of a pro-Palestine demonstration as dozens of students occupied the building, hoisting a Palestinian flag and barricading entrances. Become a Harlem Insider! Sign-Up for our Newsletter *Select list(s) to subscribe toHarlem World Magazine Example: Yes, I would like…

Harlem’s Elise Johnson McDougald, The First African-American Woman Principal In NYC Public Schools, 1885 – 1971

Elise Johnson McDougald, October 13, 1885 – June 10, 1971, aka Gertrude Elise McDougald Ayer, was an American educator, writer, activist and first African-American woman principal in New York City public schools. Become a Harlem Insider! Sign-Up for our Newsletter *Select list(s) to subscribe toHarlem World Magazine Example: Yes, I would like to receive emails…