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Ingrid Morgan Virtual Book Launch May 10th
05/08/2020
Ingrid Morgan Virtual Book Launch May 10th

Ingrid Morgan Virtual Book Launch May 10th

Penny Morgan Virtual Book Launch on Facebook Live Saturday May 10th Good afternoon, everyone. Happy Friday. A few weeks ago, I interviewed Ingrid Morgan on her new book. On Saturday, Ingrid will have her virtual book launch on Facebook live from 5pm to 6pm.

It’s Far Too Early to “Open Up The Country”
05/05/2020
It’s Far Too Early to “Open Up The Country”

It’s Far Too Early to “Open Up The Country”

By Marc W. Polite It is far too early to have the public conversation that the country is having about opening up the country for business. With thousands of people perishing from the coronavirus, and no vaccine to speak of, it's a recipe for mass destruction to prematurely open up just because the....

Harlem World Magazine Read At Home Series
04/29/2020
Harlem World Magazine Read At Home Series

Harlem World Magazine Read At Home Series

Join Harlem Writers Guild + Harlem World Magazine At Home Reading Series Harlem Writers Guild + Harlem World Magazine at Home on BlogTalkradio. A special weeklong event with selected members of the Harlem Writers Guild supporting the fight to end COVID-19. Listen All Weeklong 1. Monday, April 27th,....

Is Digital Technology an Ally of Face-to-Face Interaction?
04/29/2020
Is Digital Technology an Ally of Face-to-Face Interaction?

Is Digital Technology an Ally of Face-to-Face Interaction?

                      For more than 20 years now, it’s been possible to meet people online. And as the internet has evolved so too has our ability to meet and connect with citizens in our own towns and around the world. The first dating websites appeared in…

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More Americans Than Vietnam War
04/29/2020
Coronavirus Has Now Killed More Americans Than Vietnam War

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More Americans Than Vietnam War

The number of lives taken by COVID-19 in the U.S. has reached a grim milestone: More people have died of the disease than the 58,220 Americans who perished in the Vietnam War.

Marc Polite @ Cafe Quarantine on IG May 1st!
04/28/2020
Marc Polite @ Cafe Quarantine on IG May 1st!

Marc Polite @ Cafe Quarantine on IG May 1st!

Cafe Quarantine Flyer Good morning, everyone. If you are into poetry and happen to be on Instagram Friday night, come hear me at Cafe Quarantine. Live at 8pm #marcpolite #poetsofinstagram

REBUILD LABOR, REBUILD THE LEFT
04/28/2020
REBUILD LABOR, REBUILD THE LEFT

REBUILD LABOR, REBUILD THE LEFT

by Gregory A. Butler Right now the world is being swept by a plague – but coronavirus and COVID 19 are just a symptom for what’s wrong with modern capitalism, especially modern American capitalism. A few people live very well, despite the fact that they contribute nothing to society – and are ...

Harlem Writers Guild On Harlem World Radio This Week
04/27/2020
Harlem Writers Guild On Harlem World Radio This Week

Harlem Writers Guild On Harlem World Radio This Week

Harlem Writers Guild on Harlem World Radio Good evening, everyone. LEARN MORE about the Harlem Writers Guild, tomorrow at 3pm, as we join HARLEM WORLD RADIO's The Danny Tisdale Show podcast to discuss ourtm latest developments and read from our works. This Podcast airs Tuesday at 3pm. www.harlemworl...

Harlem Writers Guild Signs Open Letter To City Council As Part of Literary Coalition
04/23/2020
Harlem Writers Guild Signs Open Letter To City Council As Part of Literary Coalition

Harlem Writers Guild Signs Open Letter To City Council As Part of Literary Coalition

Harlem Writers Guild members at PEN America event "New Year, New Books" - January 2020 THE HARLEM WRITERS GUILD has been advocating for our culture and inclusion since 1950. We are proud to ally with @PENamerica & our literary allies in calling on @JimmyVanBramer, Majority Leader @cmlauriecumbo & ot...

Reflecting on Pre-Quarantine Moments
04/23/2020
Reflecting on Pre-Quarantine Moments

Reflecting on Pre-Quarantine Moments

PEN America poster, January 2020 By Marc W. Polite Good evening, everyone. Like many Americans at this difficult moment in our country's history, I am on state recommended quarantine. Given this reality, it affords me some time to reflect on recent occurrences, and what I have not really had time to...

Cannot Return To Normal
04/20/2020
Cannot Return To Normal

Cannot Return To Normal

by Luis Quiros The American way has been to take the natural and simple and then find the language to cover up its fascist tones. On January 3, 1919, Roosevelt announced that one becomes an American by assimilating themselves because there is only room for the American flag and one language.[1] The....

04/17/2020
The RoundTable Podcast on COVID 19- Episode 9

The RoundTable Podcast on COVID 19- Episode 9

A Covid-19 Conversation w/ RoundTable co-hosts Katrina J., Madame Ash, and Rev. Travis about systematic racism, social distancing, its local impact on NYC, a...

Hear the Bradd Marquis Single “No War”
04/14/2020
Hear the Bradd Marquis Single “No War”

Hear the Bradd Marquis Single “No War”

  Renowned crooner Bradd Marquis released his brand new self produced single, entitled “No War”, on Friday April 3rd. His first release since 2017s hit single “Who Let You Go”- No War comes straight from the depths of Marquis’ soul. Written, produced, and performed by Marquis, this song c...

Author Profile: Ingrid Morgan
04/12/2020
Author Profile: Ingrid Morgan

Author Profile: Ingrid Morgan

1974: A Survivor's Story by Ingrid Morgan Good afternoon, everyone. Today's Writer Wednesday, we are featuring Ingrid Morgan. Ingrid is the author of the recently published 1974: A Survivor's Story. Here, she takes time out of her schedule, in the midst of everything that is happening right now, to....

New York City Schools Are Closed for Rest of Academic Year
04/11/2020
New York City Schools Are Closed for Rest of Academic Year

New York City Schools Are Closed for Rest of Academic Year

The announcement confirmed that more than 1.1 million students will go without regular schooling for more than three months, as educators struggle to adjust to remote learning.

Today's Writer Wednesday post on Polite On Societya features Penny Morgan talking about her new book "1974: A Survivor's...
04/08/2020
Author Profile: Ingrid Morgan

Today's Writer Wednesday post on Polite On Societya features Penny Morgan talking about her new book "1974: A Survivor's Story" #writerwednesday #newbooklook #politeonsociety

1974: A Survivor's Story by Ingrid Morgan Good afternoon, everyone. Today's Writer Wednesday, we are featuring Ingrid Morgan. Ingrid is the author of the recently published 1974: A Survivor's Story. Here, she takes time out of her schedule, in the midst of everything that is happening right now, to....

Are we really “In This Together”?
04/06/2020
Are we really “In This Together”?

Are we really “In This Together”?

by Luis Quiros When a disaster of any kind arises, it's so easy to be caught in the moment, the incident, the crisis, certainly in a time of information overflow, and miss the historical testimony that shows the impact has always been disproportionate. If we did, we would have a stronger and collect...

The End of Urban Loneliness: The Rising Trend of Co-Living Spaces
04/06/2020
The End of Urban Loneliness: The Rising Trend of Co-Living Spaces

The End of Urban Loneliness: The Rising Trend of Co-Living Spaces

  by Lana Hawkins There is no denying that finding a roof over your head in a city is nowadays difficult to say the least. Now that people of all ages and genders are increasingly moving to the bigger cities in search of work, excitement, and a more dynamic lifestyle, the urban environments are bec...

Our Political Leaders Have Blood on Their Hands (Covid-19)
04/05/2020
Our Political Leaders Have Blood on Their Hands (Covid-19)

Our Political Leaders Have Blood on Their Hands (Covid-19)

Full stop. There's no way around saying this. This Covid-19 outbreak is devastating the United States. New York City residents are suffering the most. It's past the point of playing catch up.. for acting so slowly in the first place. This includes everything from Trump dismantling the epidemic respo...

The Harlem Writers Guild Celebrates Black Literature
04/03/2020
The Harlem Writers Guild Celebrates Black Literature

The Harlem Writers Guild Celebrates Black Literature

The Harlem Writers Guild Celebrates Black Literature March 26, 2020 Dollars & Sense Leave a Comment Article and photos by Kenneth Sousie; Audio reporting by Shemuel Bacchus. Since its inception, The Harlem Writers Guild has represented some of the most celebrated black writers in American history. W...

Save The Trees: How To Start Living a Paper Free Life
03/23/2020
Save The Trees: How To Start Living a Paper Free Life

Save The Trees: How To Start Living a Paper Free Life

                          Going paperless is a great way to do your part to help take some of the burden off of the environment. It is common for people to hold onto flyers, bills, notes, and other products that inevitably clutter your space and cause…

Coronavirus Cancels Damn Near Everything
03/22/2020
Coronavirus Cancels Damn Near Everything

Coronavirus Cancels Damn Near Everything

By Marc W. Polite Good afternoon, everyone. We are headed into a second week of the coronavirus related lockdown. At the moment, there's no end in sight. The governor of New York State has issued an order for 100 percent of non essential businesses to stay home. Even the Department of Motor Vehicles...

Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities
03/17/2020
Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities

Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities

    By Lana Hawkins The UN warns that by 2050 about 67% of the world’s population will be living in cities, which brings new challenges to spatial, social, and environmental balance in urban areas. Optimization of resource use, increased safety, mobility, as well as reduced environmental footpri...

Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities
03/16/2020
Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities

Green & Safe: 7 Advantages of Sustainable Cities

    By Lana Hawkins The UN warns that by 2050 about 67% of the world’s population will be living in cities, which brings new challenges to spatial, social, and environmental balance in urban areas. Optimization of resource use, increased safety, mobility, as well as reduced environmental footpri...

Coronavirus Crisis Shows U.S. Failure to Protect Public Health
03/13/2020
Coronavirus Crisis Shows U.S. Failure to Protect Public Health

Coronavirus Crisis Shows U.S. Failure to Protect Public Health

By Marc W. Polite Good evening, everyone. The coronavirus pandemic situation has been worsening with each passing day. Museums are closed, sporting events have been canceled, and there's an air of panic as people watch our elected officials fail in the face of a crisis. The federal reserve is going....

Poetry and Music Exhibition at Sisters Uptown March 26th
03/08/2020
Poetry and Music Exhibition at Sisters Uptown March 26th

Poetry and Music Exhibition at Sisters Uptown March 26th

Good evening, everyone. On March 26th, there will be a Poetry and Music Exhibition at Sisters Uptown Bookstore. It is hosted by Brown Eyez Magazine, and will hosted by Nubia the MC.

Steps to Take If You Have Been Hurt At Work
03/06/2020
Steps to Take If You Have Been Hurt At Work

Steps to Take If You Have Been Hurt At Work

From repetitive strain injury to construction accidents, there are many different incidents and injuries that can occur in the workplace. Of course, all employers have a legal responsibility to ensure that they provide a safe and healthy working environment. However, this does not stop mistakes from...

Moderate Democrats Rally Around Biden Just Before Super Tuesday
03/03/2020
Moderate Democrats Rally Around Biden Just Before Super Tuesday

Moderate Democrats Rally Around Biden Just Before Super Tuesday

By Marc W. Polite The moderates have spoken. In the aftermath of Joe Biden's resounding win in South Carolina, moderate Democrats Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar have dropped out of the 2020 presidential race. They have done so, with the explicit purpose of bolstering Joe Biden's previously lacklus...

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