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March on Washington remembered on 50th anniversary
March on Washington remembered on 50th anniversary
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 8/28/2013 at 10:53AM

The NAACP and Reverend Al Sharpton’s National Action Network co-hosted a March on Washington on August 24, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the march led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The event, which paid tribute to King’s “I Have a Dream” speech and the struggle for equal rights, was headlined by speeches from [...]

Op-Ed: More than a sleep-over, a real eye-opener
News Op-Ed 8/04/2013 at 11:47AM

GREGORY FLOYD As president of City Employees, Local 237, nearly 9,000 of my members work in developments operated by the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). Their work ranges from apartment repairs to grounds caretakers, boiler and elevator services, to rent collections. About one- third of these workers also live in NYCHA apartments throughout the [...]

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