NY State Joins Anti-Segregation Lawsuit Against Donald Trump Administrations HUD

Curb reports that Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced plans to include New York State in a lawsuit filed against the federal government for its failure to enforce the Fair Housing Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Leads NYC Delegation To Rebuke HUD Rent Increases (Spanish)

Representative Adriano Espaillat leads the Democratic Members of the New York City congressional delegation in a  letter in opposition to the newly released “Making Affordable Housing Work Act” by the U.S. Continue Reading →

HUD Plans To Impose Work Requirement And Spike Rents From Harlem To Hollywood

About half of the 4.7 million low-income Americans who receive federal assistance to help them afford housing would get a rent increase and many would be subject to work requirements Continue Reading →

Coalition Urges HUD To Maintain Critical Fair Housing Tool From Harlem To Hollywood

Seventy-six national civil rights, faith-based, affordable housing, and other organizations have voiced their strong opposition to the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s headed by Secretary Ben Carson sudden decision Continue Reading →

Schumer, Espaillat Call To Preserve East Harlem’s Lakeview Apartments Complex

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer and Rep. Adriano Espaillat today called on the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to preserve affordability for hundreds of units at Lakeview Continue Reading →

NYCHA Embraces Private Development To Fight ‘Financial Death Spiral’

In the face of at least $35 million in federal funding cuts for 2017—what Bronx Council Member Ritchie Torres described Monday as a “financial death spiral”—New York City Housing Authority Continue Reading →

New HUD Secretary Says Slaves Were ‘Immigrants’ Who Worked Really Hard ‘For Less’

With the ups and downs of the Housing and Urban Development from Harlem to Hollywood, our source reports that Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson referred to African Continue Reading →

Attend The 2017 Arthur Ashe Kids Day Kick Off (Update)

Today, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced a star-studded lineup for the 2017 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day powered by Net Generation. Support Harlem World Magazine, free since 2003. Thank Continue Reading →

Eubie Blake One Of The Finest Popular Of His Harlem Era (Video)

James Hubert Blake, February 7, 1884 – February 12, 1983, known as Eubie Blake, was an American composer, lyricist, and pianist of ragtime, jazz, and popular music. Support Harlem World Magazine, Continue Reading →

Martin, Mariano And Others Assist The Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis (Photographs)

Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis, the fundraising arm of the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, honored an unparalleled group of Hall of Famers, Gold Medalists, World Champions and philanthropists. Support Harlem Continue Reading →

HW Pick: L’Oréal USA & NY Coalition Of One Hundred Black Women

For one week during Spring semester break, L’Oréal USA hosted 10 high school and 28 college students at its Fifth Avenue headquarters as part of its support for the New Continue Reading →

Sparks, Songz, Love, Carey… At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

It isn’t Thanksgiving without the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and once again this year the procession will feature lots of celebrities and musical guests. Support Harlem World Magazine, free Continue Reading →

The Marx Brothers Born In Harlem, New York

The Marx Brothers were a family comedy act that was successful in vaudeville, on Broadway, and in motion pictures from 1905 to 1949. Support Harlem World Magazine, free since 2003. Continue Reading →