How To Tune Up Your Leadership

By Greg Thomas

Each person reading this post is an instrument. Sound, frequency, and vibrations come through you, right? Continue Reading →

Join The National Black Theatre 125th Street Pop-Up Dance Take Over In Harlem

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) closes out its golden anniversary season with the world premiere of 125th & FREEdom, a five-hour public performance dance project by Ebony Noelle Golden this June. Continue Reading →

Addressing The Lack Of Diversity In Public Monuments In City Parks With Council Hearing

The Committees on Women, Parks, and Recreation, and Cultural Affairs, chaired by Council Members Helen Rosenthal, Barry Grodenchik, and Jimmy Van Bramer, Continue Reading →

Why Someone Was Dead Wrong For Defiling Harriet Tubman Statue With A ‘Pink Pussy Hat’ In Harlem

On Saturday, as an estimated 1 million people took part in the Women’s March in cities all over the country, someone defiled a statue of Harriet Tubman in Harlem by putting a pink pussy hat on top of the legend’s head. Continue Reading →

CBS’s Bill Whitaker’s Harlem History Is The North Star Of His Journalism

Longtime CBS News correspondent Bill Whitaker said journalists must remain free to “hear the dispossessed, free to challenge the status quo,” and “free to present truth to the powerful.” Continue Reading →

Gayle, Our Favorite King Answers The Proust Questionnaire

gail king+stuns+red+carpet+premiere+0BwcORWOGV6lThe Harlem fave, CBS co-anchor, editor-at-large of O Magazine, and Oprah B.F.F., Gayle King talks about her greatest fears, greatest regrets and spending some Tubmans. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Harriet Tubman First African-American On U.S. Currency

Harriet Tubman in a photo dated between 1860 -1875.    REUTERS/Courtesy Library of Congress

Anti-slavery crusader Harriet Tubman will become the first African-American on the face of U.S. paper currency, and the first woman in more than a century, when she replaces former President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Continue Reading →

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