At New Museum, a Pop-Up Support System for Black Lives Matter
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At New Museum, a Pop-Up Support System for Black Lives Matter

[NYTIMES.COM] In the New Museum’s lobby on Thursday night, a circle of women, all dressed…

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Goldman Sachs’ “10,000 Small Businesses” Program Spurs Economic Growth
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Goldman Sachs’ “10,000 Small Businesses” Program Spurs Economic Growth

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) In 2010, Goldman Sachs launched the “10,000…

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Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths
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Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths

    The fatal shooting of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old, by a white Ferguson,…

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Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy
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Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy

TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers battling over whether the grand jury…

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NYC Proposes High Sodium Warning for Chain Restaurants
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NYC Proposes High Sodium Warning for Chain Restaurants

(USA Today) – The New York City health department will propose a new rule Wednesday…

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If You Die Poor or Alone in New York City, You’ll Be Buried by Prisoners in a Mass Grave
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Time for Justice for Children in New York
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Time for Justice for Children in New York

By Marian Wright Edelman and Melanie Hartzog NNPA Guest Columnists   Under New York’s juvenile…

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Rats and Rot: NYC Report Rips Family Homeless Shelters
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Rats and Rot: NYC Report Rips Family Homeless Shelters

JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — One family of six was living in…

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Warning Signs Overlooked in Hiring for New York City Jails
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Warning Signs Overlooked in Hiring for New York City Jails

(New York Times) – A recent applicant for a job as a correction officer at…

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NYC Jail Guards Use of Force a Record in 2014
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NYC Jail Guards Use of Force a Record in 2014

JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — New York City jail guards reported more…

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