The COVID-19 Crisis: Legislature Passes Hoylman-Rozic Price Gouging Legislation

Today, the New York State Legislature voted to pass S.8189 (Hoylman)/A.10270 (Rozic), legislation to strengthen New York’s law against price gouging. Continue Reading →

NYC Commission On Human Rights Announces Investigation Into Central Park Race Incident

The NYC Commission on Human Rights is announcing an investigation on behalf of the City into an incident involving Amy Cooper, following video footage of Ms. Cooper calling the police on Christian Cooper (no relation to Ms. Cooper). Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Silvia’s And Rev. Al Sharpton’s Feed Harlem Residents During The COVID Crisis

Photo by Seitu Oronde

On May 24th, 2020, the National Action Network (NAN) began holding Sunday Supper at Sylvia’s, expanding meal distribution in partnership with CARE, and Sylvia’s Restaurant in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Mayor de Blasio Visits NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi To Applaud And Thank Medical Staff

Photos by Seitu Oronde

On Friday, May 23, 2020, Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped by Jacobi Hospital in the Bronx, to congratulate the front line health care workers. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: 7 Emotional Pivots To Make As The World Re-Opens

As the world slowly starts to reopen and there is a glimmer of hope of normal, even if it is still down the road, picking yourself up and getting back in the game isn’t always easy. Continue Reading →