City Announces Kenneth Ebie As Executive Director Of BE NYC Initiative

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris today announced the appointment of Kenneth Ebie as the inaugural Executive Director and Chief Development Officer of Black Entrepreneurs NYC (BE NYC). Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Launch Next Phase Of Policing Reinvention Collaborative

The City is beginning the next phase of intensive community engagement to develop a concrete set of additional, new reforms that will allow police to better serve residents, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today. Continue Reading →

Call For NY State To End The Sale Of All Flavored Tobacco As A Racial & Health Equity Imperative

By Dr. Hazel N. Dukes

“For decades, Big Tobacco has made it clear that Black lives don’t matter to them. Continue Reading →

Community Stakeholders, Electeds And Others Join The NAACP’s Call Not To Reopen NYC Schools

Dear Mayor de Blasio:

The NAACP New York State Conference of Branches has sent you and the Chancellor of Education Dr. Richard Carranza several letters since the beginning of June, 2020. Continue Reading →