Harlem Rep. Espaillat And Others Lead Introduction Of Commonsense Gun Violence Prevention Legislation

Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman joined co-sponsors Congressmen Frank Pallone, Albio Sires and Harlem Adriano Espaillat to announce the Handgun Licensing and Registration Act of 2018. Continue Reading →

Washington DC: Civil Rights Groups Call For Congressional Action On Fatal Police Shootings

The American Civil Liberties Union, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc. (LDF), called on Congress today to take action in response to the national crisis of fatal police shootings. Continue Reading →

Harlem Students Walk Out And March Against Gun Violence

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will greet students participating in the National School Walkout Against Gun Violence at her Northern Manhattan Office on the morning of Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Continue Reading →

Electeds Call For Robust Mental Health Services And Sensible Gun Regulations At Our Schools

Today, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez was joined by Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, NYS Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon, NYC Council Members Jumaane Williams, Kalman Yeger, Bill Perkins, and community advocates and called for robust mental health services and counseling in New York schools, and greater gun regulation. Continue Reading →