Harlem’s Morris Raphael Cohen, Philosopher, Lawyer, And Legal Scholar 1880 – 1947

Morris Raphael Cohen (Belarusian: Морыс Рафаэль Коэн; July 25, 1880 – January 28, 1947) was an American philosopher, lawyer, and legal scholar who united pragmatism with logical positivism and linguistic analysis. Continue Reading →


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Harnessing The Power Of Happiness, Mindfulness, And Inner Strength From Harlem To Harare

Harvard Health Publishing reports want to feel better and improve your health? Start by focusing on the things that bring you happiness. Continue Reading →


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Harlem Olympian Frank “Rock Star” Hussey NY 1905 – 1974

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Francis Valentine Joseph “Frank” Hussey was born on February 14, 1905 on 129th Street in Harlem, New York. He was an American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4×100 m relay at the 1924 Summer Olympics and considered one of the “Rock Stars of Track.” Continue Reading →


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Harlem’s Elisabeth Mason Wins NYer Of The Year

elizabeth mason nyer of the year east harlemEast Harlem native Elisabeth Mason, co-founder and former CEO of Single Stop USA, a not-for-profit organization that connects low-income Americans with life-transforming resources, was named “New Yorker of the Year” by NY1.  

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