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On Tuesday the Stop Mass Incarceration Network organized a protest in New York City (one that turned violent on the Brooklyn Bridge), as well as several more across the nation calling for an end to police violence. Carl Dix, co-founder of the organization along with Cornel West, said that "what it came down to is that the declaration for the movement that’s calling for an end to police being given a green light to...
This Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and BAM is honoring the American hero with its 29th annual Brooklyn tribute, "Come Share the Dream." This year's celebration will feature a keynote address by noted academic, author, and public intellectual, Dr. Cornel West, and there will be musical performances by the New York Fellowship's Mass Choir and Sandra St. Victor and Oya's Daughter. Also in attendance will be Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, serving as...