Manhattanville College’s 179th And 180th Commencements Held In Person For 2020 Grads

Manhattanville College’s 2020 graduates finally got their turn to walk along with their 2021 classmates at five separate in-person commencement ceremonies this past week. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Ella Baker, A Great Woman Behind A Great Movement 1903-1986 (Video)

Ella Josephine Baker, December 13, 1903 – December 13, 1986, was an African-American civil right and human rights activist. She was a largely behind-the-scenes organizer whose career spanned more than Continue Reading →

Remembering And Celebrating An East Harlem Legend, Herbert “Chuck” Griffin

By Ed Davila June 17, 2020, marked the 92nd birthday of Herbert “Chuck” Griffin, the legendary East Harlem coach and social activist. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Continue Reading →

The Art Of Justice 10, Immigrant Victimization In The Age Of 45 In East Harlem

The overt dehumanization and separation of children from their families, caging children in detention centers, unprecedented raids on the homes of immigrants, the misrepresentation of our communities as criminals and Continue Reading →

Mayor, First Lady And Chancellor Announce Major School Expansion From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio, First Lady Chirlane McCray, and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza today announced for the first time in New York City’s history that all students will have Continue Reading →