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NJ Churches and Community Set Eyes Toward August 24th March on Washington DC “July 28th Prayer Rally”

NJ Churches and Community Set Eyes Toward August 24th March on Washington DC “July 28th Prayer Rally”
July 24, 2013

Who :                  Rev. Dr. David Jefferson Sr., Pastor of Metropolitan Baptist Church …Read the Rest

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POP Mourns Tragic Loss of Malcolm Shabazz

POP Mourns Tragic Loss of Malcolm Shabazz
May 17, 2013

May 17, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  THE PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS MOURNS TRAGIC LOSS OF MALCOLM SHABAZZ CONTACT: Lawrence Hamm 973 …Read the Rest

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Tuesday April 6th: EMERGENCY RALLY IN DEFENSE OF SOCIAL SECURITY, MEDICARE, MEDICAID AND VETERAN’S BENEFITS!

Tuesday April 6th: EMERGENCY RALLY  IN DEFENSE OF SOCIAL SECURITY,  MEDICARE, MEDICAID AND VETERAN’S BENEFITS!
April 14, 2013

Download flyer here! THE PEOPLES ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS PO BOX 22505 NEWARK, NJ 07101 973 801 0001 www.njpop.org April 13, …Read the Rest

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March 28th: Come Hear From Claudette Colvin, Unsung Heroine of Montgomery Bus Boycott

March 28th: Come Hear From Claudette Colvin, Unsung Heroine of Montgomery Bus Boycott
March 14, 2013

Claudette Colvin, Unsung Heroine of Montgomery Bus Boycott,  Who Faced Arrest and a Police Beating Before Rosa Parks’ Action special …Read the Rest

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ARE THE GOVERNOR AND NJ DOC PREPARED TO LET A PRISONER ON HUNGER STRIKE DIE RATHER THAN INVESTIGATE CLAIMS OF WRONGDOING?

ARE THE GOVERNOR AND NJ DOC PREPARED TO LET A PRISONER ON HUNGER STRIKE DIE RATHER THAN INVESTIGATE CLAIMS OF WRONGDOING?
February 7, 2013

The People’s Organization for Progress is a Newark-based grass roots organization dedicating to seeking social and economic justice, in the …Read the Rest

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Tuesday November 13th: March and Rally for Jobs, Economic Justice and Peace!

Tuesday November 13th: March and Rally for Jobs, Economic Justice and Peace!
November 5, 2012

Newark, NJ – On Tuesday, November 13th, the Peoples Organization for Progress is hosting a March and Rally for Jobs, …Read the Rest

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PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS CALLS FOR US MILITARY TO ASSIST WITH EFFORTS TO RESTORE ELECTRICAL POWER IMMEDIATELY

PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS CALLS FOR US MILITARY TO ASSIST WITH EFFORTS TO RESTORE ELECTRICAL POWER IMMEDIATELY
November 5, 2012

Newark, NJ – The People’s Organization For Progress, a grassroots organization that advocates for racial, social, economic justice, and peace …Read the Rest

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P.O.P HOSTS KWANZAA! MOBILIZES DAILY PEOPLES CAMPAIGN

P.O.P HOSTS KWANZAA! MOBILIZES DAILY PEOPLES CAMPAIGN
December 28, 2011

December 26, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! On Thursday, December 29th, Ujamaa, Co-operative Economics, the fourth principle of Kwanzaa, People’s Organization …Read the Rest

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Aug 27: PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS WILL GO TO DC TO HONOR MLK, RALLY FOR JOBS!

Aug 27: PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS WILL GO TO DC TO HONOR MLK, RALLY FOR JOBS!
August 23, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: LAWRENCE HAMM (973) 801-0001 On Saturday, August 27th, the Peoples Organization for Progress …Read the Rest

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! POP TO ANNOUNCE DAILY JOBS VIGIL TO LAST 381 DAYS!

August 10, 2011

Peoples Organization for Progress (POP) will host a press conference to spotlight its ‘Daily People’s Campaign’ for ‘Jobs, Peace, Justice and Equality!’

WHEN: Thursday, August 11, 2011

WHERE: Lincoln Memorial, located at the Springfield Avenue and West Market Street intersection, Newark.

TIME: 12:00 PM

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