Funds For MTA In Harlem Not Clear Under New $1 Billion Trump Infrastructure Plan

NY1 reports that the future of the Second Avenue subway could be in jeopardy under President Donald Trump’s new $1 trillion infrastructure plan. Continue Reading →

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Gives Anti-Trump Speech At Harlem church

On Sunday, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) delivered a rousing speech during a visit at First Corinthian Baptist Church, a historically black church in Harlem, where she nearly brought the house down. Continue Reading →

Man Harassing Iranian Couple In Harlem Subway Sparks Conversation On Facebook

A video of a man apparently cursing and threatening to kill an Iranian couple on a Harlem subway train has sparked a conversation about how to respond to hateful comments and violent threats in public. Continue Reading →

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 →