Categories Archives: NYC Politics

NOT MY PRESIDENT’S DAY RALLY IN NEW YORK CITY DRAWS THOUSANDS

 

By APB Staff Writer

Tuesday, February 21, 2017: New York City –  The holiday known as President’s Day took on a different meaning in New York City and around the nation as protesters, mostly in opposition to the policies

WOMEN’S MARCH IN NEW YORK CITY DRAWS MORE THAN 400,000 PROTESTERS

 

New York City, January 2017:   On the new commander-in-chief’s home turf in New York City, city officials estimate that over 400,000 protesters assembled in Midtown Manhattan on Saturday to voice their concerns over women’s rights, Planned Parenthood, the Affordable …

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Honored by Catalyst for Inclusive, “Game Changing” Leadership During Visit to NYC

 

NEW YORK CITY – Wednesday, March 15, 2016 – By Mike Leventhal APB Staff Writer

Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, received a special commendation for his leadership in advancing diversity and gender equality. Prime Minister Trudeau, whose historic …

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Could be the end of the Columbus Day Parade and Holiday in NYC?

 

By APB Staff Writer
Monday October 12, 2015

A growing number of cities are abolishing the traditional Columbus Day holiday on the second Monday of October and replacing it with a day that celebrates the millions of people who …