Shirley Chisholm’s Harlem Years 1946-1950’s first black woman elected to the United States Congress,

Shirley Anita Chisholm (née St. Hill; November 30, 1924 – January 1, 2005) was an American politician, educator, and author. Continue Reading →

Women’s History Month Celebrated By Harlem’s National Black Theatre And The Weeksville Center

Fifty years ago, Dr. Barbara Ann Teer founded the National Black Theatre (NBT). NBT, New York City’s oldest continually run Black theater, is celebrating its golden anniversary with “NBT Beyond Walls,” with activities across the city, country and world. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Congressmember Espaillat Women’s History Month Celebration

By Rudy Collins

On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019, Harlem Congress member Adriano Espaillat hosted the Women’s History Month Celebration at the Harlem State Office Building’s Gallery. Continue Reading →

Patricia C. Jordan Talks Harlem’s Emma L. Bowen On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Join Patricia Jordan, as she talks Harlem’s Emma L. Bowen, the Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center, her inspirations, and much more with host Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show.

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Harlem Rep Espaillat Introduces House Resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month And More

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement on the introduction of his resolution to recognize the contributions of New York women to the nation’s labor movement. Continue Reading →

Get A Lyft, As Lyft Celebrates Women’s History Month From Harlem To Jackson Hieghts

From International Women’s Day (March 8th) onward, Lyft is going to be contributing up to $10 to cover the fare of any sojourn to a location that’s historically significant to Women’s History. Continue Reading →


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