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Dear Secretary Carson and HUD administrators,

We are clergy members and leaders of communities of faith, with thousands of parishioners who live in NYCHA developments across the city.

Black money matters: It is a thing

Donald Trump’s Department of Justice and a group of 20,000 unnamed and unknown Asian-Americans who call themselves Students for Fair Admissions are suing Harvard University in federal court in Boston seeking to strike down affirmative action at colleges and universities.

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #100

There was never any doubt in our minds that we would have enough ammo to excoriate Trump each week.

Goodbye 2018

I don’t know about you, but 2018 was filled with the unexpected. My 2018 started with a fire and it is ending with the feeling of being surrounded by ashes and rising above them.

The Nexstar-Tribune merger: Déjà vu all over again

In the words of Yogi Berra, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” The recent announcement that Nexstar Media Group will be buying Tribune Media Company for $4.1 billion sure looks a lot like the $3.9 billion merger Sinclair Broadcast Group ...

HUD, NYCHA receivership, Trump, Carson, Cuomo, de Blasio and the ‘Negro Removal’ plan

One of New York City’s last resorts for housing moderate income and poor New Yorkers is under threat, and all New Yorkers need to stand up to protect it.

Living in America while being Black under the Trump regime

In 2018, many Black people in America believe that it is not important or relevant to consider themselves Black.

URBAN AGENDA: Trump Targets Immigrant Children: Evil Even by His Standards

Racist. Cruel. Diabolical. Those are the words that describe what President Trump is doing in the name of the American people to deny entry to more immigrants while punishing hundreds of thousands who are here legally.

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #99

There’s another way to think of the “Twelve Days of Christmas” if they are delivered by Trump, and it has no relation whatsoever with what your true love might have sent to you.

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #98

Let’s face it, there’s nothing off limits when it comes to Trump’s aim to diminish or destroy anything related to former President Barack Obama.

What to do about the MTA?

I recently lost my monthly MetroCard only one week into my purchase.

Christmas in the aftermath of loss

Christmas is a glorious time of year for most families. It is a time of visits and reconnecting with relatives from afar.

Marijuana legalization: a chance to address past racial and ethnic injustices

With statewide legalization of marijuana for adult use seeming more inevitable by the day, it’s important that we step back and ask this question

The immense impact of Black youth traveling abroad

For Black youth the opportunities to travel are often few and far between, but the positive effects that said opportunities can have are boundless.

Gloria Richardson

As I reflect on the election of 2018, I often think of the many Black women who have fought for my liberation and the rights and freedoms for so many people living in America, citizen or not.