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P.O.P. TO RALLY ‘THE DAY AFTER’ MICHAEL BROWN AND ERIC GARNER GRAND JURIES!

P.O.P. TO RALLY ‘THE DAY AFTER’ MICHAEL BROWN AND ERIC GARNER GRAND JURIES!
November 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! The People’s Organization for Progress (POP) has announced that it will rally “the day after” the grand …Read the Rest

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Chris Hedges to Speak at POP Oct 9th Meeting

Chris Hedges to Speak at POP Oct 9th Meeting
October 3, 2014

Chris Hedges, author, Truthdig columnist, and activist will discuss “Police Brutality, Mass Incarceration, Resistance, and Social Transformation,”at the POP meeting …Read the Rest

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FUNERAL FOR VICE CHAIR MARY WEAVER! TUESDAY, AUG 19th

FUNERAL FOR VICE CHAIR MARY WEAVER! TUESDAY, AUG 19th
August 17, 2014

On Tuesday, August 19th, the funeral for the incredible and most beloved Mary Weaver, the organization’s secretary general and vice chair …Read the Rest

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WEDNESDAY! MARCH FOR MICHAEL BROWN AND ABDUL KAMAL – March to Honor and Remember Mary Weaver

WEDNESDAY! MARCH FOR MICHAEL BROWN AND ABDUL KAMAL – March to Honor and Remember Mary Weaver
August 17, 2014

On Wednesday, August 20th, the People’s Organization for Progress and the family of Abdul Kamal will host a march against police …Read the Rest

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COMMEMORATING THE 183rd ANNIVERSARY OF THE NAT TURNER REBELLION

COMMEMORATING THE 183rd ANNIVERSARY OF THE  NAT TURNER REBELLION
August 15, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014 5:30 P.M. NAT TURNER PARK Muhammad Ali Avenue (Between Irvine Turner Boulevard & Bergen Street) Newark, …Read the Rest

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SATURDAY! MARCH FOR ERIC GARNER! AUGUST 23rd

SATURDAY! MARCH FOR ERIC GARNER! AUGUST 23rd
August 14, 2014

On Saturday, August 23rd, the People’s Organization will also participate in a mass march across the Verrazano Bridge to protest Eric …Read the Rest

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COMMEMORATION OF THE 1967 NEWARK REBELLION: FROM SLAVE RESISTANCE TO URBAN UPRISING

COMMEMORATION OF THE 1967 NEWARK REBELLION:  FROM SLAVE RESISTANCE TO URBAN UPRISING
July 11, 2014

Saturday, July 12, 2014 1:00 P.M. Come to the Rebellion Monument at the   Intersection of Springfield Avenue, 15th Avenue, …Read the Rest

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“The New-Ark,” will be shown tonight, Tuesday, April 22, 6:00pm at the Paul Robeson Campus Center of the Rutgers University Newark Campus

“The New-Ark,” will be shown tonight, Tuesday, April 22, 6:00pm at the Paul Robeson Campus Center of the Rutgers University Newark Campus
April 22, 2014

A long lost film on legendary poet and activist Amiri Baraka entitled, “The New-Ark,” will be shown tonight, Tuesday, April …Read the Rest

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POP MLK Vigil Tomorrow – April 4th – 5:00 PM, Corner of Broad and Market Streets Newark NJ!

POP MLK Vigil Tomorrow – April 4th – 5:00 PM, Corner of Broad and Market Streets Newark NJ!
April 3, 2014

The People’s Organization For Progress (POP) will have a vigil for economic justice to commemorate the assassination of Dr Martin …Read the Rest

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Message From the Chair: Sarah Collins Rudolph, a survived the 1963 bombing of the 16th St Baptist Church Birmingham, AL POP guest speaker.

Message From the Chair: Sarah Collins Rudolph, a survived the 1963 bombing of the 16th St Baptist Church Birmingham, AL POP guest speaker.
March 26, 2014

Sarah Collins Rudolph, a survivor left partially blind by the Ku Klux Klan bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church …Read the Rest

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