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UC Must-Reads: The John Lewis Edition

View this post on Instagram Fifty-eight years ago this week, I was released from Mississippi State Penitentiary, also known as Parchman Farm, after being arrested at the bus station in Jackson, Mississippi for using a so-called "white" restroom during…

Uptown Video: Washington Heights Be Like

View this post on Instagram A post shared by FollowMe (@dominicans_world) on Jul 29, 2020 at 6:37pm PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter &…

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Uptown Video: History of Isham Park

This week, the always erudite Cole Thompson gives us another outstanding video. This one expounds on the colorful history of Isham Park. Related: UPTOWN VIDEO: THE DYCKMAN OVAL – UPTOWN’S FORGOTTEN BALLPARK UPTOWN VIDEO: MIRAMAR SALTWATER POOL – INWOOD,…

When DR. J Came To Harlem

Before Dr. J became an NBA legend, before he went pro, before he even had the moniker Dr. J, Julius Irving came to Rucker Park to establish himself as one of the best players of a generation. In fact,…

Uptown Video: The Harlem Hellfighters’ Great War

Please do yourself a favor and press play above for a superb documentary on the 369th Infantry Regiment, which was famously known as the Harlem Hellfighters. The Harlem Hellfighters served valiantly in both World Wars but since they were…

Uptown Video: Washington Heights Be Like

View this post on Instagram Washington Heights Be Like Video: @erickestrada_ www.UptownCollective.com A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Jul 21, 2020 at 10:02am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our…

Mood Music: Glory – Locked In

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Uptown Video: NoMAA’s #StayHomeOpenStudios with Emmanuel Abreu

Each week, NoMAA’s #StayHomeOpenStudios takes you to an artist’s home for a deep dive into their process and craft. Earlier this month, NoMAA featured the homie, photographer extraordinaire and certified daredevil, Emmanuel Abreu. Check it out ASAP fam. We…