MAY DAY 2019

(Editor's note:District Council 37, New York's largest public sector union will be one of the organizations participating in this evening's May Day celebrations.  They...

THIS WEEK IN HISTORY: NYC REVOLT AGAINST SLAVERY

(Editor's Note: No print or online publication can summarize every important historical event.  History happens every day and is made by regular people, not...

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Today is technically the 44th annual Women's Day, the anniversary of its 1975  "official" designation by the General Assembly. The day is formally named...

The Legacy of Dr. Carlos Russell – Black Solidarity Day

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Charles DeGaulle, Past President of France served with honor in both World Wars and was said to be a hero in spite of the...

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MAN AGAINST MACHINE: DELICES RUNS AGAINST TRUMPISM, APATHY, AND THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY HABIT

One more day, then the vote, then the count. The end of this campaign.  Patrick Delices is a candidate for the open 32nd district...

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