Join Harlem’s Dapper Dan, Rev Al Sharpton And Others At The National Urban League Annual Conference

Join the 2019 Harlem-based National Urban League Annual Conference Getting 2 Equal: United Not Divided in Indianapolis, Indiana from July 24-27, 2019. Continue Reading →

Harlem Legend Cicely Tyson And Others Kick Off 25th Anniversary Of The ESSENCE Festival

On Monday, June 10th, 2019, ESSENCE and AT&T kicked-off the countdown to the 25th Anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival with a celebration that honored the power of human connectivity and chronicling the remarkable achievements within the Black experience. Continue Reading →

Black Votes Matter PAC To Maximize Black Voter Turnout

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Concerned that there may be dramatic drop off in the record turnout of black voters that propelled Barack Obama to the Presidency eight years ago, a group of veteran New York political and civil rights operatives launched the Black Votes Matter PAC. Continue Reading →

National Action Network And Civil Rights Group Mobilize Around Voting Rights

coalition in harlem1Harlem’s National Action Network (NAN) along with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Urban League (NUL), National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP), and National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women (NOBEL Women) and National Black Caucus of State Legislators have issued the following statements regarding key voting rights cases being heard before the United States Supreme Court today. Continue Reading →

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