Harlem’s Sharpton Blasts Trump’s ‘Wicked’ Budget

Rev. Al Sharpton used his weekly rally on Saturday to assail what he called “the immorality” of President Donald Trump’s preliminary budget proposal, and to urge his followers to organize in opposition to its program-slashing designs. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Testifies Before The House Committee

“Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Nita Lowey:

“Thank you for allowing me to testify during today’s subcommittee hearing to lay out my priorities as they relate to State and Foreign Operations. Continue Reading →

Matt Braynard, Donald Trump Former Director Of Technology At Home In Harlem

Parked in front of a seductive portrait of Ann Coulter and an array of computer screens inside a home office in Harlem, Matt Braynard, former director of technology for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, welled up with emotion as he recounted his experience attending Trump’s inauguration a week earlier. Continue Reading →

Harlem Elected Mark Levine And Others Hold Trump Tower For Climate Change Teach-In

Invoking a decades-old legal requirement for public access at Trump Tower, dozens of New Yorkers and Harlem’ City Councilman Mark Levine convened inside the skyscraper  today for a climate change teach-in spanning jobs, energy efficiency, and public parks. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat On President Trump’s Address To Congress

Today, Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s first address to a joint session of Congress: Continue Reading →

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Removed From 1 Train In Harlem, Officials Say

Police are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti was found on a No. 1 train over the weekend in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Adriano Espaillat And Gutierrez Urge Speaker Ryan To Take A Stand

This week, Representatives Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Luis V. Gutiérrez (IL-04) led 62 House Democrats in sending a joint letter to Speaker Paul Ryan urging him to reverse course and take a stand against the implementation of President Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban executive order.  Continue Reading →

Hundreds Of Bodegas From Harlem To Hollis Will Close Thursday To Protest ‘Muslim Ban’

Hundreds of Yemeni-owned bodegas and grocery stores across NYC’s five boroughs from Harlem to Hollis plan to shut their doors Thursday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., strike organizers say, in protest of President Donald Trump’s recent executive order barring travel to the U.S. from Yemen and six other Muslim-dominant nations. Continue Reading →

Congressman Adriano Espaillat Statement On Donald Trump’s Firing Acting Attorney General Sally Yates

Today, Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s firing of Acting Attorney General Sally Yates: Continue Reading →

Harlemite And Trump Lover Azealia Banks And Rihanna Have Trump Fight

“Haven’t they got anything better to do?” I hear you asking.

It’s possible that they haven’t. Continue Reading →