Martin Luther King, Jr.’s appearance at Billy Graham’s 1957 evangelistic crusade in NYC infuriated segregationists.
De Blasio asks U.S. Supreme Court to slam the door on troublesome worship services in public schools
Also opposes Muslim lawsuit against NYPD spying. Announces $8 million grants to faith-based and other community groups for Middle School afterschool programs.
Williamsburg became the place to go if you wanted to kill someone. Part 19 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions.
Some events on our founding day in history
The forty-two Catholic churches, schools and social service groups are a powerful lens on the important role of Catholics in New York City’s spirituality, faith-based social services and politics.Part 16 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions.
Christmas Tree Lighting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Featuring Neapolitan Baroque Creche and music by The Young People’s Chorus of New York City
And now for some holiday humor.
Journeying decenters power from our editors to the reporters and the audience
After the Civil War, Nast foresaw America in his “Uncle Sam’s Thanksgiving” (1869) as the place where everybody had a place at the table.