Susan L. Taylor’s National CARES Mentoring Movement Hosts Star-Studded Gala

National CARES Mentoring Movement 1On Monday, January 25, 2016, the will host its first-ever For the Love of Our Children gala, presented by Verizon, to raise critical funding that will support the replication of the organization’s transformational group-mentoring programs, now operating in four US cities.  Continue Reading →

Melba Moore’s Throwback Thursday Photo Of The Day

12523908_751803344954344_1056871357008905728_nFrom Harlem World Magazine fabulous Facebook friend Melba Moore’s Throwback Thursday Photo Of The Day with Rolling Stone rocker Mick Jagger, Harlem man Rev Al Sharpton, Harlem Diva Melba Moore and the recently deceased David Bowie. Continue Reading →

National Action Network And Civil Rights Group Mobilize Around Voting Rights

coalition in harlem1Harlem’s National Action Network (NAN) along with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Urban League (NUL), National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP), and National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women (NOBEL Women) and National Black Caucus of State Legislators have issued the following statements regarding key voting rights cases being heard before the United States Supreme Court today. Continue Reading →

Rev. Al Sharpton’s Announces New initiative For Syrian Refugees In Harlem

sharptonAt NAN’s Saturday Action Rally, Rev. Al Sharpton to Announce that NAN is Convening a National Summit of Black Ministers to discuss the Recruitment of Black Churches as Sanctuaries for Syrian Refugees and to Recruit Congregation Members to provide Homes to Those Seeking Asylum. Continue Reading →

TV One To Air 2015 Triumph Awards Hosted By Tichina Arnold

nan awards 2015TV One today announced the inaugural television broadcast of The 2015 Triumph Awards presented by Harlem’s Reverend Al Sharpton and National Action Network (NAN) will air on Saturday, October 3 at 8PM/ET. Continue Reading →

First District Leader Debate Held In Harlem

DISTRICT LEADER DEBATE GROUP SHOT1National Action Network’s (NAN) “Young Professionals & Leaders” Committee (YPL) hosted a debate at the NAN House of Justice in Harlem on Labor Day, featuring the candidates for the upcoming District Leader elections in Central Harlem’s 70th Assembly District, Part A. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Al Sharpton’s MSNBC Show Canceled

sharptonThe Rev. Al Sharpton’s four-year weeknight run is over: MSNBC has canceled his 6 p.m. series and will instead slot the civil rights activist as host of a Sunday morning program, effective Oct. 4. Continue Reading →

Sharpton And Gov. Haley Agree To Meet And Discuss SC

seitu sharpton3Today, Rev. Al Sharpton, President and founder of National Action Network (NAN), participated in the funeral services of Ethel Lance and Sharonda Singleton, two of the nine victims of the tragic South Carolina shooting last week. Continue Reading →

Harlem Leaders Appalled By Charleston Church Shooting

sharptonHarlem leaders expressed shock and outrage Thursday over the South Carolina church massacre. Continue Reading →

Liberation Bookstore Owner in Harlem Una Mulzac Passes

liberation booksIn the 1980s and ’90s, the New York City Department of Sanitation gave Una Mulzac as many as 50 summonses — she did not count them because she had no intention of paying them — for refusing to sweep 18 inches into the street in front of her bookstore. Continue Reading →