Opinion

The Question of “Best” Men
Sobre los “mejores” hombres

Gillette recently released an ad campaign that has ignited public discourse, including over 20 million views on Youtube. The campaign explores what...
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Good Grief
Un buen duelo

I attended a funeral last week. The sudden death of my friend's husband left family and friends with shattered dreams and broken hearts.
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Consumer Caution
Precauciones para los consumidores

‘Tis the season – not just for nabbing on-line bargains, but for scammers and identity thieves. Cybercriminals will take advantage of unsuspecting...
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The Cinque Sense
El sentido Cinque

l trío afro caribeño Elio Villafranca ofrecerá un concierto de jazz con infusión afrocubana en Harlem Stage Gatehouse...
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Building Schools for the Future
Construimos escuelas para el futuro

hen I began as Chancellor just over six months ago, I went on a listening tour across 62 schools and 45 town halls in 5 boroughs.
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 10-22 to 10-27

By the time this newspaper hits the streets we will know if we are on the fast track to full-blown fascism or if we were able to begin the process of putting the brakes on the Trump regime. As I write this I cannot help but feel a profound pessimism for the direction this mighty country has taken.

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Five Fast Facts
Cinco hechos rápidos

President Donald Trump has revealed his plan to issue an executive order, attempting to end birthright citizenship of children born to undocumented parents in the United States....
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 10-22 to 10-27

I had the honor of taking part in a next generation public forum at the venerable Riverside Church on October 22. The global digital magazine Ozy produced the televised debate, which is part of a new series called Take On America. This installation of the series was dubbed 100 Latinos in New York City

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I crossed the street
Crucé la calle

I was walking home the other evening. Replaying the highs and lows of the day, and deep in thought. The activity on the street was barely a murmur in the background.
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UC Recap – October 8 – October 13

Ruby Dee was a Black icon and a Harlem legend. Her memorable performances in such classic films as A Raisin in the Sun, The Jackie Robinson...

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¡Basta Ya!

The citywide housing crisis has produced some of the highest levels of homelessness since the Great Depression, and only a limited number...
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“At the very top of the island”
“En lo más alto de la isla”

Inwood resident Inger Tilsen- Bretón wrote to Senator Charles Schumer recently. On her mind was the Inwood rezoning, “an issue close to...
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