Like its name suggests, Liberation Bookstore provided an arsenalof literature for activists and freedom fighters. It was asanctuary of civil…
Walking through the Harlem apartment where he grew up, recalling the grueling work his mother endured and what he saw local people go through, Harry Belafonte, in the stirring, wonderful documentary “Sing Your Song,” says his mother told him there should never be a day without a chance to address injustice.
Harry Belafonte in ‘Sing Your Song’
Thu, 12 Jan 2012 21:23:00 GMT
Dr. Bernard Harris, the first African-American to walk in space, is on a so-called “Dream Tour,” and he visited the Harlem Armory Monday to encourage young students.
Former Astronaut Bernard Harris Visits Harlem Armory On “Dream Tour”
Mon, 03 Oct 2011 22:42:44 GMT
Date: May 29, 2011
Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners, living on land that would become Central Park. Learn about the history of the village and property owners, and what New York City was like at the time.
Start time: 2:00 pm
End time: 3:00 pm
Contact phone: (212) 772-0210
Location: 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park)
Thu, 26 May 2011 04:00:07 GMT