New York City

New York Has The Nation’s Most Segregated School System

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If you thought the educational system in the Empire State, was all post-racial and desegregated, think again. According to a report by the Civil Rights Project at the University of California at Los Angeles, which looked at enrollment trend data from 1989 to 2010, New York state has...

New York City Report Shows More Were Near Poverty in 2011

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As much as I love New York City, I hate it just as equally. After growing up in New Jersey and living in New York City, for the life of me, I don’t understand why people do it. From the noise, to the expensive housing,...

Destiny’s Child Reunites At Kelly Rowland’s Here I Am Album Release Party in New York City

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On the heels of the release of her VIBE cover, Kelly Rowland threw an album release party for her album “Here I Am” at the Moët Rosé Lounge at the Top of The Standard Hotel in New York City. Kelly Rowland reunited with her Destiny’s...

Invisible Beauty Sponsored by LVMH in New York City Featuring Iman, Bethann Hardison and More

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LVMH is the go-to brand for luxury goods worldwide. When they throw events, they are nothing less than spectacular with the elite in every field in attendance. They sponsored the Invisible Beauty event which was hosted by fashion legends Iman and Bethann Hardison as well...

Refinery29 Profiles Black Women In New York City With Really Cool Hair

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The debate around black women’s hair is never-ending, but at the end of the day no matter long or short, natural or permed, we all have really cool hair. When you match interesting locks with amazing style and loads of confidence, it’s a lethal combination....