Today Mayor Bill de Blasio and Board of Correction Chair Jennifer Jones Austin announced the formation of a working group to eliminate punitive segregation in the New York City jail Continue Reading →
Mayor de Blasio today announced the appointment of Jennifer Jones Austin as Chair of the Board of Correction. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
The Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (FPWA) convened its Personally Speaking speaker series on Wednesday, September 28, bringing Brian Silva, Executive Director of Marriage Equality USA (MEUSA), together with New Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today appointed Peter Hatch as Commissioner of the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP), the largest municipal consumer protection agency in the country. Become an Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the Human Services Career Advancement Scholarship. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Today, the New York City Board of Correction, an independent oversight board for the City’s jail system, voted unanimously to end solitary confinement in the City’s jails. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →
Mayor de Blasio today appointed Vincent Schiraldi as Commissioner of the Department of Correction, building on his decades-long career in public service and criminal justice reform. Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →