Archive for July, 2013

POP JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON MARTIN MARCH & RALLY SATURDAY AUGUST 3RD 12 NOON BROAD & MARKET NEWARK

POP JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON MARTIN MARCH & RALLY SATURDAY AUGUST 3RD 12 NOON BROAD & MARKET NEWARK
July 31, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The People’s Organization For Progress will have a Justice For Trayvon Martin March & Rally on Saturday, …Read the Rest

RALLY TO CELEBRATE BIRTHDATE OF MEDICARE AND TO PROTEST CUTS IN THAT PROGRAM

RALLY TO CELEBRATE BIRTHDATE OF MEDICARE AND TO PROTEST CUTS IN THAT PROGRAM
July 29, 2013

Friends, Please attend the “Hands Off Medicare & Social Security” demonstration sponsored by the People’s Organization for Progress and New …Read the Rest

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

Black NJ: Over 1,000 marchers in Newark demand federal Civil Rights charges against Zimmerman

Black NJ: Over 1,000 marchers in Newark demand federal Civil Rights charges against Zimmerman
July 22, 2013

“We want President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder to launch a federal investigation and bring civil rights charges against …Read the Rest

‘Justice for Trayvon’ rally draws hundreds to Newark Seth Augenstein/The Star-Ledger

‘Justice for Trayvon’ rally draws hundreds to Newark Seth Augenstein/The Star-Ledger
July 20, 2013

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

POP demonstration for Trayvon Martin today Mon July 15 5:30pm Broad & Market in Newark.

POP demonstration for Trayvon Martin today Mon July 15 5:30pm Broad & Market in Newark.
July 15, 2013

POP demonstration for Trayvon Martin today Mon July 15 5:30pm Broad & Market in Newark. Spread the word.

Hands Off Social Security 25 Hour Vigil (July 16, 2013)

Hands Off Social Security 25 Hour Vigil (July 16, 2013)
July 15, 2013

Tuesday, July 16, (12 Noon) to Wednesday, July 17 (1PM) POP will hold a 24 hour vigil to demand Social …Read the Rest

Hundreds rally in Newark for Trayvon Martin, chanting ‘no justice, no peace’ By Jessica Calefati and Dan Goldberg/The Star-Ledger

Hundreds rally in Newark for Trayvon Martin, chanting ‘no justice, no peace’ By Jessica Calefati and Dan Goldberg/The Star-Ledger
July 14, 2013

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 – News 12 New Jersey

Protesters in Newark outraged by Zimmerman verdict – News 12 New Jersey
July 14, 2013

Protesters in Newark outraged by Zimmerman verdict Click above link to view News 12 video coverage of protest NEWS 12 …Read the Rest

Hundreds gather in Newark to protest George Zimmerman verdict By Jessica Calefati/The Star-Ledger

Hundreds gather in Newark to protest George Zimmerman verdict By Jessica Calefati/The Star-Ledger
July 14, 2013

NEWARK — Hundreds of people, of varying ages and races, gathered at the corner of Market and Broad Street in …Read the Rest