Land Returned to Oneida Women Divided by International Borders and Colonization

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Oneida women from the three communities located in New York, Canada, and Wisconsin, announced receiving a gift of nearly 30 acres of land from a Quaker ally within their traditional homelands in Clinton, N.Y....

MVCC to host display of AIDS Memorial Quilt, film and lecture for World AIDS...

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Mohawk Valley Community College will host events for World AIDS Day Friday, Dec. 1. The College will display three sections of the internationally celebrated AIDS Memorial Quilt, the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial...

Does White Supremacy Exist in the Mohawk Valley?

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A Talk by Patrick Johnson, Consultant on Race and Race Matters Wednesday, November 15, 7:30 p.m. at The Other Side, 2011 Genesee St., Utica How do you identify and uproot the white supremacy that is often overlooked...

A Year From Now

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By Matt DeCristo You’ll wish you had started today. It’s a great ethos to take with you in your life travels, and while the specific formula of dates can be altered or adjusted as needed,...

Understanding the Movement in Utica

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Local activist groups and what they stand for By Sarah Watkins, Peter Coney, and Eamon Handzel The Utica area has seen a rise in public demonstrations in the past few years coming from many political sides....

Local Leaders Call for Apology from Claudia Tenney

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On September 25th, 2020, Councilman Delvin Moody and 12 other community leaders signed a statement calling for an apology from Claudia Tenney. An ad from Tenney's office describes Anthony Brinidisi (at a Black Lives...

The Doctrine of Discovery and the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

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A talk by Douglas M. George-Kanentiio, Akwesasne Mohawk Wednesday, April 18, 7:30 p.m. at The Other Side, 2011 Genesee St., Utica DOUGLAS M. GEORGE-KANENTIIO was born and raised on the shores of the Kaniatarowanenneh (St. Lawrence) River on...

GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNS LEGISLATION CLARIFYING PROVISIONS PROHIBITING WAGE THEFT

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Legislation Provides That There Are No Exceptions to Liability for Failure to Pay Wages Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation (S.858/A.1893) which relates to strengthening laws prohibiting wage theft and closes a loophole created...

Financial Exploitation of the Elderly

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Public Notice / Press Release Contact: Tim Trent   Phone: (315) 525-5591   Email: timtrent@usa.net West Utica CITIZENS FORUM: Financial Exploitation of the Elderly UTICA – Heartless Scams Can Ruin Your Golden Years. Learn how to defend yourself. Attend the West Utica...

GOVERNOR CUOMO LAUNCHES PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN ON REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE RESOURCES IN NEW YORK

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In Light of Widespread Reports that Crisis Pregnancy Centers Provide Misleading, Medically Inaccurate Information on Reproductive Services to Dissuade Abortion, Campaign Connects Women to Accurate Information on Options for Unintended Pregnancies, Including Abortion Facing Relentless Federal Attacks...