Liberation Bookstore owner,Una G. Mulzac, passes at 88 – New York Amsterdam News: Obituaries

Like its name suggests, Liberation Bookstore provided an arsenalof literature for activists and freedom fighters. It was asanctuary of civil…

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Harry Belafonte in ‘Sing Your Song’

 

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’
Joe Neumaier
Thu, 12 Jan 2012 21:23:00 GMT

Seneca Village

 

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)

Seneca Village
Thu, 26 May 2011 04:00:07 GMT