MOIA Releases Third Annual Report, Solidifying NYC’s Commitment To Protect The Rights of All New Yorkers

The Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) today released its third Annual Report, “State of Our Immigrant City.” Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Harlem’s Apollo Theater Launches New Commissioning Initiative Dedicated To Diverse Artists

The Apollo Theater announced today its first multi-work commissioning initiative dedicated to the creation of a diverse, 21st-century American performing arts canon, Apollo New Works. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Commissioner Salas Announce First Paid Sick Leave Settlement With Chiptole

With a Chipotle in Harlem, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Department of Consumer and Worker Protection Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced a settlement agreement with Chipotle, Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →

NYC Joins Multi-state Lawsuit To Stop Trump Administration From Eliminating Food Assistance

New York City today joined a group of 15 Attorneys General in a lawsuit to stop the Trump administration from eliminating food assistance for nearly 700,000 Americans. Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Rodriguez, Mayor de Blasio And Others Celebrates Anniversary Of The IDNYC Program

The de Blasio Administration today celebrated the fifth anniversary of its hallmark IDNYC program with the announcement of adding braille embossing, a new partnership with Costco, new local benefits, and Continue Reading →

Health Department Will Add Third Non-Binary Gender Category To NYC Death Certificates

The Health Department announced that starting next year, death certificates will include an “X” option for New Yorkers who do not identify as male or female. Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Three New Appointees To The City Commission On Human Rights

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced three new appointees to the New York City Commission on Human Rights: Rockwell (“Rocky”) Chin, Guillermo Chacón, and Reverend Terry Troia join the agency Continue Reading →