Celebrating the Fourth Day of Kwanzaa: Ujamaa!

Ujamaa expresses the commitment to shared social wealth but also stresses self-reliance in the building strengthening and controlling of the economics of our own community December 29: Cooperative economics...
Pearl Harbor veteran, 97, fears eviction from rent-free Brooklyn apartment: ‘It’s injustice’

Pearl Harbor Veteran, 97, Fears Eviction from Rent-Free Brooklyn Apartment: ‘It’s Injustice’

Rev. James Blakely, 97, is getting booted from his rent-free Bedford-Stuyvesant apartment, which he was gifted five years ago. A 97-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor living in Brooklyn is under siege yet again — this time by his landlord. The Rev. James Blakely says he’s getting the boot from his studio [...]