It’s Okay to be Black, Woman and Immigrant

The #JusticeforJazzy movement is akin to the #MeToo movement. Just ask any black woman who has been the victim of white women and thier rage. Does this mean the #JusticeforJazzy like the #MeToo movement will topple white women, who use their positions in racist institutions to further oppress black women? The response to the #JusticeforJazzy movement, wihch […]

It’s Okay to be Black, Woman and Immigrant

New Tool Helps Track, Document Rise in Hate Incidents

New America Media, Lea en español 中文 Since the 2016 election there has been an alarming increase in reports of hate incidents around the country. Reports range from vandalism and hate-fueled graffiti to physical attacks and shootings. The reports come amid heightened fear and anxiety within immigrant and minority communities, fueled by the rhetoric of […]

New Tool Helps Track, Document Rise in Hate Incidents

‘It’s OK to Be White,’ Explained

Based Stickman via Facebook By Michael Harriot, The Root Another controversial wypipo movement has reared its ugly head, so we thought we’d— Hold on for a second. I love these explainers, but now you’re writing them just for the sake of writing them. Why not work on a story about the Libyan slave trade or something? […]

‘It’s OK to Be White,’ Explained

Stanley and Decker to Move to Hartford

05 December 2017

HARTFORD — Stanley Black & Decker is coming to Hartford. The company announced recently that it plans to build a new facility in the capital city at 1 Constitution Plaza and is expected to employ 50 people. The global leader will use some of the 23,000 sq foot space to make improvements on their tools and cyber […]

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Hartford Council to Hold Hurricane Fundraiser

03 December 2017

HARTFORD — The Hartford City Council will hold a fundraiser event for Caribbean friends, who had to relocate to the city after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands. The city will hold the event for the Hartford Relief Center at 15 Van Dyke Ave. from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. […]

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Police Arrest Man for Sex with Minor

01 June 2017

Glastonbury police arrested a New Haven man allegedly making illegal sexual contact with a minor. Frank P. Venn, 76, of Oakley Street, New Haven, was arrested earlier this week for  fourth-degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor,and impairing the morals of a child police said. Police and court records said Venn made sexual […]

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Bloomfield Man Shot on Homestead Ave

31 May 2017

BLOOMFIELD — A 29-year-old Bloomfield man is recovering from gun shot wounds after he was accosted on Homestead Avenue. The unidentified witness was shot in the buttocks and wrist Monday in front of an auto shop parking lot at 10 Homestead Ave., at about 4:15 p.m., when the suspect walked up behind him and fired two shots, […]

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