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South Asian and Latino Alliance for Justice and Empowerment denouncing Assemblyman David Weprin’s alleged "retaliation"

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The following statement was released by the South Asian and Latino Alliance for Justice and Empowerment denouncing Assemblyman David...

We are calling on New York State Senate and Assembly members to reject the Governor’s changes to the bail laws

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(NEW YORK, NY) – The Legal Aid Society, Brooklyn Defender Services, The Bronx Defenders, The Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, New York County Defender...

The following open letter is critical of New York Rep. Gregory Meeks

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The following open letter is critical of New York Rep. Gregory Meeks' alleged abdication of his responsibilities for his Queens...

King Center CEO Rev. Dr. Bernice King will headline an event—“Can the Church Study War No More”

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NEW YORK CITY — Tomorrow, April 2 at 4:00 pm ET, the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft is co-hosting an event marking the 55th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther...

January 2022 Twin Parks fire

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New York, NY — Today, Council Members Crystal Hudson, Keith Powers, Pierina Sanchez, Gale Brewer, and Oswald Feliz will introduce a bill to raise the minimum indoor...

NYPD beating up protesters.

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Wednesday, New York City Mayor Eric Adams complained about citizens recording police (often their violent misconduct on New Yorkers) while introducing a specialized...

New York City Comptroller Brad Lander (above left with Mayor Eric Adams)

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NEW YORK, NY – New York City Comptroller Brad Lander (above left with Mayor Eric Adams) and senior members of the New York City Mayor’s Office stood together to release the...

Lyft, BronxWorks Help Bronx Fire Victims

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NEW YORK (Feb. 2021) - Lyft, Inc. (LYFT) announced Thursday it is partnering with BronxWorks to make it a little easier for the victims of last month’s fire in The Bronx and...

In its 100th year, FPWA remains committed to supporting nonprofits as they care for New Yorkers in need and advocating for trans

New York, NY – FPWA (The Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies), New York City’s leading anti-poverty policy and advocacy organization whose work reaches 1.5 million New Yorkers annually,...

Stop The Killing Black History Month Action Program

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New York, NY – Outraged by yet another incident of gun violence and another killing of a baby, a mother, a teenager or man, some New York City...

Storming of the Capitol

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On January 6, 2021, for the first time in American history, an angry mob stormed the halls of Congress. Protestors destroyed federal property and...

New York Assembly Member Jenifer Rajkumar

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The following statements were released by the South Ozone Park, Richmond Hill and Ozone Park United for Justice & Empowerment organization which is denouncing New...

 Bronx fire that took the lives of 17 people, including 8 children.

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Where should we place the blame for the Bronx fire that took the lives of 17 people, including 8 children? Was it the space heater on the third floor? The open door on the...

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Dr. Mahadeo is asking--Where's the justice? Photo: Wikipedia

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It’s obnoxious and cruel that a State Supreme Court Judge, in Queens county, is...

Bronx Fire kills 17.

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New York (CNN)--When the 19-story Twin Parks North West building in the Bronx turned into a deathtrap one week ago, nearly all of the 17 people who perished -- including...

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