The COVID Crisis: Cuomo Calls For End To ‘Inequality’ And More

With New York City set to commence with Phase 1 of the plan to reopen the economy on June 8, 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said steps are being taken to target testing in areas with the highest percentages of the coronavirus — and put the brakes on inequality in healthcare. Continue Reading →

Pier 1 Imports Wants To Close All Its Stores From Harlem To Hollywood For Good

The last we heard from home goods chain Pier 1 Imports was in February when the retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and announced it would shutter 450 of its 942 stores. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Brown, Black New Yorkers Make Up 90% Of Coronavirus Arrests

Ninety percent of the 125 people arrested for alleged novel coronavirus-linked crimes are people of color, the NYPD announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: New York Regions Can Start To Reopen May 15, 2020 (Video)

New York’s governor Andrew Cuomo told regional representatives to prepare to reopen from May 15, 2020, but with detailed plans to closely monitor any resurgence of the new coronavirus. Continue Reading →

Poll Of USA Latinos Finds Nearly 70% Feel President Ignored Early Signs Of The Virus

The nation’s first 2020 poll of solely Latinos living in America found they overwhelmingly feel the president ignored the early signs of the coronavirus, which led to its worsening spread across the Country. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Cuomo Looks At NY Unemployment System Collapsing Amid Layoffs

New York’s unemployment office is “collapsing” under the weight of layoffs spurred by the state’s novel coronavirus response, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday. Continue Reading →