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P.O.P.’s “Dr. Martin L. King Jr. March and Rally, 2017″

P.O.P.’s   “Dr. Martin L. King Jr. March and Rally, 2017″
January 14, 2017

Published by Sandra Hayward Civil and human rights activist Lawrence Hamm, Chairman of the People’s Organization For Progress, will be …Read the Rest

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People’s Organization for Progress, “March for Reparations, 2017″

People’s Organization for Progress, “March for Reparations, 2017″
June 1, 2016

Published by Sandra Hayward #popreparationsnow The People’s Organization For Progress (POP) is calling a MARCH FOR REPARATIONS: A march to …Read the Rest

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This Just In! Urgent Mumia Update! Mumia Takes Turn For The Worse!

This Just In! Urgent Mumia Update! Mumia Takes Turn For The Worse!
April 25, 2015

They are trying to make sure that today was Mumia’s last birthday! His condition has dangerously worsened! He is gravely …Read the Rest

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CLAUDETTE COLVIN SPEAKS ON THE 59TH ANNIVERSARY OF HER ARREST FOR RESISTING BUS SEGREGATION IN MONTGOMERY, AL

CLAUDETTE COLVIN SPEAKS ON THE 59TH ANNIVERSARY OF HER ARREST FOR RESISTING BUS SEGREGATION IN MONTGOMERY, AL
March 3, 2014

Claudette Colvin, the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955, and whose US Supreme Court …Read the Rest

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Friday, Jan 17:March in Honor of our departed Great Freedom Fighter Amiri Baraka

Friday, Jan 17:March in Honor of our departed Great  Freedom Fighter Amiri Baraka
January 17, 2014

Dear P.O.P. Members & Friends: March with us. When: Friday, January 17th Time: 5 P.M. Where: The corner of Broad …Read the Rest

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Chairman Hamm on Democracy Now Remembering the Legacy of Amiri Baraka

Chairman Hamm on Democracy Now Remembering the Legacy of Amiri Baraka
January 12, 2014

Four of Baraka’s longtime comrades and friends: Sonia Sanchez, a renowned writer, poet, playwright and activist; Felipe Luciano, a poet, …Read the Rest

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Star-Ledger: Newark girl killed on Christmas ‘touched a nation,’ funeral mourners say

Star-Ledger: Newark girl killed on Christmas ‘touched a nation,’ funeral mourners say
January 3, 2014

ELIZABETH — The family of 13-year-old Zainee Hailey gathered around her small white casket outside of New Zion Baptist Church …Read the Rest

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Star-Ledger: Newark marchers honor Mandela’s legacy and urge others to take up struggle

Star-Ledger: Newark marchers honor Mandela’s legacy and urge others to take up struggle
December 8, 2013

NEWARK — Local activists took Nelson Mandela’s legacy to the streets of downtown Newark today, calling on holiday shoppers to …Read the Rest

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Arrest of Roselle councilman’s stepson was mistake that led to police brutality, family says

Arrest of Roselle councilman’s stepson was mistake that led to police brutality, family says
October 24, 2013

ELIZABETH — The arrest of a Roselle councilman’s stepson began as a police dispatcher’s mistake and ended in police brutality, supporters …Read the Rest

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Barbara Buono Talks With POP: Thursday, September 5th,

Barbara Buono Talks With POP: Thursday, September 5th,
September 3, 2013

On Thursday, September 5th, Barbara Buono, the Democratic nominee for Governor, will be the guest speaker at the General Assembly …Read the Rest

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