Bettie “Queen of Pinups” Page’s History In Harlem (warning)


Long before there was Fifty Shades of Grey, there was Bettie Page. Bettie Mae Page was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on  April 22, 1923. She gained a significant profile in the 1950s for her pin-up photos.  Continue Reading →

First Lady Chirlane McCray: Don’t Rewrite My Office Romance Into A #MeToo Moment

First Lady Chirlane McCray, has responded to a recent New York Daily News story that falsely portrayed her love story to husband and New York City mayor, Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →

Sexual Harassment Hearing In NYC With Uptowns Helen Rosenthal

This Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, the City Council’s Committee on Women will convene its first hearing of the new term where they will shine a light on sexual harassment within the City’s municipal workforce of over 330,000, and in the private sector as well. Continue Reading →

NY Sues Weinstein Company Over Sexual Misconduct

Reuters reports that New York’s attorney general sued the Weinstein Company and Harvey Weinstein on Sunday alleging years of sexual harassment and misconduct by the movie producer, in a move that could jeopardize talks on a potential sale of the studio. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Who Forced Girlfriend To Walk Naked Outside Gets Up To Seven Years

NY Daily News reports to a Manhattan judge slammed the misogynist who forced his girlfriend to march outside naked with the maximum sentence Wednesday — sending him to prison for as many as seven years. Continue Reading →

Celebrity Sex Abuse Cases Spur Spike In Rape Reports From Harlem To Hollywood

Patch reports that a high profile stories of powerful men accused of sexually assaulting women have encouraged more people to report rapes — including those that happened years ago, police officials said Monday. Continue Reading →

Sexual Harassment From Harlem To Harare, Actions You Can Take

Harvey Weinstein has done the unexpected, his has exposed an epidemic of sexual harassment from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

Harlem Prostitution Ring Ran By Social Services Worker

NY Post reports that a city employee took supporting her sons’ career choices to a criminal level, authorities said. Continue Reading →

STDs Are Surging In NYC This Year With Harlem At The Top In All Categories

Patch reports that Mayor Bill de Blasio found a bunch of happy figures to throw around in his annual “Mayor’s Management Report,” a sort of mandatory in-house report card, for summer 2017. Continue Reading →

Nike Drops Harlem’s A$AP Bari Amid Sexual Allegations

Update: Nike has released an official statement on A$AP Bari and VLONE. It reads:

“We can confirm we are no longer working together.”Nike has cut ties with A$AP Bari, according to Jian DeLeon of High Snobiety. Continue Reading →

Betty “Queen Of Pinups” Page, The Harlem Years, 1949 – 1959 (Warning Photographs)

Betty Mae Page, also known as “Queen Of Pinups,” April 22, 1923 – December 11, 2008, was born in Nashville, Tennessee, where her father, whom Page would accused of molesting her starting at age 13.

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Some Funny Romper “…Sexy Ass Sh*t!” In Harlem (Video)

Rompers for men have been making the rounds on the Internet, so Vine and Instagram celebrity QPark wanted to do a 10-hour social experiment in New York City to see what all the fuss was about. Continue Reading →

Man Busted For Grinding Crotch Against Plainclothes Cop On Harlem Subway

A creepy commuter who enjoys gyrating against unsuspecting straphangers who were Harlem-bound ended up in handcuffs after his latest victim turned out to be a plainclothes cop, officials said Thursday. Continue Reading →

German Tourist Viciously Assaulted In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that a woman visiting New York City from Germany was the victim of a vicious beating and sexual assault in Harlem. Continue Reading →

What Tha, Brooklyn Prosecutor Who Sexually Assaulted Woman Is Arrested In Harlem

A Brooklyn sex crimes prosecutor, already suspended for a DWI bust, was arrested Wednesday for sexually assaulting a woman as she drove him home from a party. Continue Reading →

Harlem Pastor Sentenced To Prison In Child Molestation Case

A ​former church ​pastor recently convicted of molesting a six-year-old girl was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday, the Queens District Attorney announced. Continue Reading →

Harlem Teacher, Jailed For Sexually Assaulting Boys In Disturbing Fondling ‘Game’

A former choir teacher at a Harlem charter school has been sentenced to 20 years to life in a state prison for sexually assaulting two young boys in his class. Continue Reading →

Woman Walking Raped By Stranger East Harlem

A woman walking in East Harlem was raped in the street by a stranger, an NYPD spokeswoman said. Continue Reading →

Harlem Revenge Porn Victim Asks Google “To Make Me Disappear”

A college student is asking a Manhattan court to take an unprecedented measure: Order Google, Yahoo and Bing to permanently delete her full name from their internet search engines over revenge porn posted by an ex-boyfriend. Continue Reading →

Sex Offender Arrested For Grinding Against Woman On Subway In East Harlem

harlem-sex-offenderA registered sex offender was arrested for grinding against a woman – twice – at an East Harlem subway station Thursday night. Continue Reading →