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Remembering Bill

Wow. I can’t believe it has almost been a year since we’ve lost our dear friend Bill. I miss him dearly, and so does the rest of our staff. 616 more words

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The Woman & the Taxicab in Harlem

The taxicabs of New York City come in two varieties: yellow and green. Taxis painted canary yellow (medallion taxis) are able to pick up passengers anywhere in the five boroughs. 58 more words

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Man in Harlem

Homelessness is a social crisis in the United States of America. According to McKinney–Vento Homeless Assistance Act, a person is considered homeless if he, she, or they “lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.” Homelessness emerged as a national issue in the 1870s.Many homeless people lived in emerging urban cities, such as New York City. 63 more words

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2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show Returns to Chicago

2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show Returns to Chicago

By Mae Ebert

Defender Staff Writer

Fortunately, the 2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) charmed Chicago two years ago, so this third annual visit should dazzle the city with its reputation as the largest traveling African Diasporic art show and sale in the United States when it returns Dec. 1,056 more words

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2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show Returns to Chicago

2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show Returns to Chicago

By Mae Ebert
Defender Staff Writer

Fortunately, the 2016 Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) charmed Chicago two years ago, so this third annual visit should dazzle the city with its reputation as the largest traveling African Diasporic art show and sale in the United States when it returns Dec. 1,072 more words

CULTURE

NEWS ROUNDUP: Twitter Melts Down After TIME Names Trump Person Of The Year…AND MORE

Twitter was in a frenzy on Wednesday after news spread that President-elect Donald Trump was selected as TIME’s “Person of the Year.” The publication selects an individual who had the most influence on pivotal events throughout the year, despite whether they are perceived as good or bad. 742 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Twitter Melts Down After TIME Names Trump Person Of The Year…AND MORE

Twitter was in a frenzy on Wednesday after news spread that President-elect Donald Trump was selected as TIME’s “Person of the Year.” The publication selects an individual who had the most influence on pivotal events throughout the year, despite whether they are perceived as good or bad. 742 more words

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