NEWARK — “Tray-von!” “Mart-in!” “Zimmerman?” “Guil-ty!” That call-and-response rang out this afternoon outside the Peter W. Rodino Jr. Federal Building …Read the Rest
Hundreds rally in Newark for Trayvon Martin, chanting ‘no justice, no peace’ By Jessica Calefati and Dan Goldberg/The Star-Ledger
NEWARK — Their reasons were universal and personal; their cause common and intensely private.
The hundreds of people who endured 95-degree temperatures in Newark this afternoon to protest the verdict of the George Zimmerman murder trial were there because of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old Zimmerman killed last year.
But they were also there for their own communities, their own families, their own sons.
Protesters in Newark outraged by Zimmerman verdict Click above link to view News 12 video coverage of protest NEWS 12 …Read the Rest
Peoples Organization for Progress: Mumia Abu Jamal calls in to address the membership of POP about Long Distance Revolutionary: a documentary about …Read the Rest
Mumia Abu-Jamal talks with director Stephen Vittoria about the cancelling of Long Distant Revolutionary, a documentary banned in Newark by …Read the Rest
Ms. Claudette Colvin had more than 200 assembled activists stuck to their seats as she shared the story of her 1955 arrest for …Read the Rest
Part I Part II Part III (coming soon!) Civil Rights Activist, Humanitarian, & Lecturer: Lawrence Hamm For over 30 …Read the Rest
Part I Part II Part III (coming soon!) Civil Rights Activist, Humanitarian, & Lecturer: Lawrence Hamm For over …Read the Rest
By Story by BRAD PARKS / Photos by MITSU YASUKAWA It finally came to head about 10 years ago for …Read the Rest