Posted tagged ‘Island’

Long Island Obama School Nixed By Parents

December 26, 2008

barack-obama-594.jpgThe New York Post reports that the Clear Stream Avenue Elementary School will not be changing its name to honor President-elect Barack Obama.



Black Teen Beaten by Whites Shouting ‘Obama’; Incident on Staten Island Ruled a Hate Crime

November 11, 2008

The Staten Island African-American Political Association will host a town hall-style meeting in the wake of an election night beating of a black Muslim teenager by a group of white men, an attack that police confirmed is being treated as a hate crime.