HW Pick: Robert Mugabe Resignation Ushers In A Renaissance For Zimbabwe

We can only imagine how Harare will be effected, but do we a have idea how Harlem will be effected by Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe‘s resignation. The Guardian reports that: Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey Short Film On Paris Street Debuts In Celebration Of United Nations

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is pleased to announce Rue Montorgueil, a joyful short film that sprang to life on a bustling Parisian street when Ailey company members performed with local dancers. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Valentino Pop-Ups In NYC And The World

‘Tis the season for holiday pop-ups and Valentino is opting for innovation, opening sport-themed pop-up shops in New York … Continue Reading →

HW Pick: MvVO ART Announces AD ART SHOW Call For Artists (Updated)

MvVO ART, an innovative art venture dedicated to creating opportunities for artists, announced a Call for Artists submissions to AD ART SHOW – its newest art venture – during a reception at Y&R. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Comedian Hari Kondabolou Confronts His Cartoon Nemesis In The Problem With APU (Video)

In this highly-personal, insightful and timely exploration of minority media representation, Kondabolu speaks with prominent South Asian actors about the damaging legacy of Apu – an animated character voiced by a white actor with a heavily exaggerated, stereotypical Indian accent. Continue Reading →

Join The My Dog Loves Central Park Fair!

Come, sit, stay, and celebrate Central Park and its dog community! Tails will be wagging as the Central Park Conservancy and Central Park Paws host you and your canine for an afternoon of contests, training tips, games, and more. Continue Reading →

Meet the Trailblazing Black Servicewomen Who Are Embracing Natural Hair in the Military

Vogue reports that in January of this year, the United States Army revised its grooming and appearance regulations, including its ban on dreadlocks for female soldiers. Continue Reading →

Richard Claxton “Dick” Gregory Passes, 1932 – 2017

Richard Claxton “Dick” Gregory, October 12, 1932 – August 19, 2017, was an American civil rights activist, social critic, writer, entrepreneur, comedian, conspiracy theorist, and occasional actor throughout Harlem for decades. Continue Reading →

CHULO Underwear S/S 2018 Official NYFW Fashion Show And Fundraiser

CHULO Underwear is pleased to announce its official NYFW show and fundraiser, A NEW DAY, will take place on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, on the second floor of The Ritz Bar and Lounge, 369 West 46th Street, on the famous Restaurant Row in the Broadway Theater District in Midtown Manhattan, NY 10036. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYCEDC And Emerald Expositions Announce NYC’s First Large Scale Virtual Reality Conference + Expo

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Emerald Expositions, the largest trade show organizer in the U.S., today announced plans for the first large-scale Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality (VR/AR) conference in New York City: NYVR Expo. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: French Montana “Unforgettable” Featuring Swae Lee (Video)

Why do we love this video? It shows that the global reach of a music created right here in Harlem is worldwide – as we say from Harlem to Harare.

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Rachel Lindsay + Fiancé At Build

Rachel Lindsay may not have found a lasting relationship on “The Bachelor,” but the beautiful attorney from Texas did win over audiences with her bright smile and laid-back Southern charm and was back on track to find the right partner. Continue Reading →

David Alan Grier Talks “Snap Decision” At Build

Created by veteran producer Scott St. John and hosted by [easyazon_link identifier=”B01MQJR7YU” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]David Alan Grier[/easyazon_link], “Snap Decision” puts preconceptions, first impressions and gut instinct to the ultimate test. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Golf’s Battle For Equality Features Renee Powell And Other Accelerators (Video)

Driving Change – Golf’s Battle for Equality was presented by Sarah Mulkerrins in the lead up to the 2017 US Women’s Open Golf at Trump National. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: They’re Here! Farm School NYC Courses Applications Are Now Open

It’s that time of year again! Interested in learning more about farming and food justice, or know someone who is? Continue Reading →