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May 18th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Charlamagne Tha God Loves Telling Middle America About Black Privilege As co-host of the radio program “The Breakfast Club,” you call yourself “the prime minister of pissing people off.” But your new book, “Black Privilege,” is less about aggravation and more about sharing principles that you think are integral to

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May 12th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

When Home Was a Hospital The closing of a medical center often incites controversy and litigation, as community members worry about the loss of services. The buildings are often converted to residential spaces that take advantage of the original design. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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May 6th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

From Renter to Owner, and Still Firmly Planted in Harlem For six years, Brooke Ray shared a Harlem two-bedroom with a college friend. Most recently, she was paying $900 for her half. Buying a home of her own was a personal goal. She preferred a condominium to a co-op. Thank

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April 25th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Review: Dance Theater of Harlem Regains Its Footing There was a time, five to 10 years ago, when it seemed that Dance Theater of Harlem might not survive. The company, founded in 1969 to prove that African-Americans could master ballet, had fallen into massive debt and gone into a temporary

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April 15th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Harlem’s French Renaissance Harlem has long had a romance with France. Well before the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, African-American artists and musicians traveled to France to broaden their artistic vision or to escape the daily oppression of American racism. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 29th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over. C. P. Lacey glanced at his oversized silver watch and began tap-dancing across the floor of his cramped dressing room in Harlem. There was pep in his fleet-footed steps. At 55, he moved joyfully among the dazzling costumes and

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March 25th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

In Harlem, a Home Without Wheels Eleni Vlachos and Rob Gilbride, musicians and artists, met in Seattle in 2000. She, a drummer, ran an ad in the paper looking for a band to join. His brother and bandmate answered it. They and their large dog, Syba, settled in Durham, N.C.

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March 24th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

The State of Your Block, 2017 New York is made up of 66,000 blocks, each a little world unto itself. To know them all is to know the city in its infinite variety. It’s impossible, but we try. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 8th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Campus Backlash After Leaders of Black Colleges Meet With Trump WASHINGTON — It was a scalding message, painted on a university campus sidewalk this week: “Welcome to the Trump plantation. Overseer: Wayne A. I. Frederick.” What made the message more jarring still was that Dr. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 3rd, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Finding a Roommate When You’re in Your 60s When Beverly Tall, a retired office administrator, decided to get a long-term roommate to share her two-bedroom apartment in Morningside Heights, she didn’t want to take her chances with Craigslist. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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