Statement From Actors’ Equity President Kate Shindle After Senate Votes To Fully Fund NEA

Thousands of actors and stage managers live in Harlem because of its rich history of live theatre from the Harlem renaissance to the second renaissance of today. Continue Reading →

Congressman Adriano Espaillat Recognizes Teachers During National Teachers Appreciation Day

Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement today in recognition of National Teachers Appreciation Day. Continue Reading →

Rev. Sharpton To Focus On Trump During National Action Network’s Convention (Update)

NY Daily News reports that the National Action Network holds its annual convention this week — with an emphasis on action. Continue Reading →

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 →

City Tries To Convince Immigrants, Hospitals Are Safe From Harlem To Hollis

In the wake of President Trump’s crackdown on immigration, public hospitals are holding forums to try and convince immigrant communities that hospitals are safe spaces.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat On Today’s CNN ‘New Day’

Sharing video from today’s segment, Congressman Adriano Espaillat shares his personal story with CNN “New Day” co-anchor Alisyn Camerota and discusses President Trump’s anti-immigration policies and the impact to the immigrant community.   Continue Reading →

Statement By Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito On U.S. Refugee Admissions Program

A statement by Harlem City Council speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito regarding Executive Order on U.S. Refugee Admissions Program. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressperson Adriano Espaillat Statement Regarding Abortion Rights (Update)

Harlem Congressperson Adriano Espaillat made the following remarks yesterday on January 24th, 2017, on the U.S. House floor in opposition to H.R. 7 in Washington D. C..  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Banks Says Feminism Only ‘Fights For White Women’ She Responds To Historic Women’s March

Harlem girl Azealia Banks called out the women’s march that took place on 21 January, 2017 in Washington by saying that feminism only fights for the ‘white women’. Continue Reading →