Tag: Black History Month

April 2nd, Cornel West P.O.P. Special Guest!

April 2nd, Cornel West P.O.P. Special Guest!
March 30, 2014

When: Wednesday, April 2nd Time: 6:30 PM Where: Bethany Baptist Church, 275 West Market Street, Newark On Wednesday, April 2nd, …Read the Rest

Claudette Colvin, Sunday, March 2, 2014, 3:00 P.M. co-sponsored with Bethany Baptist Church Book Club

Claudette Colvin, Sunday, March 2, 2014, 3:00 P.M. co-sponsored with Bethany Baptist Church Book Club
February 26, 2014

People’s Organization for Progress & Bethany Baptist Church Book Club Women History Month Event Featuring CLAUDETTE COLVIN (Heroine of the …Read the Rest

Irvington POP Hosts Its Monthly Children’s Black History Program

Irvington POP Hosts Its Monthly Children’s Black History Program
January 23, 2014

  When: Saturday, Jan 25th Where: Irvington Public Library,5 Civic Square, in Irvington Time: 1 P.M. On Saturday, January 25th, …Read the Rest

Take Assata Shakur Off the Terrorist List

Take Assata Shakur Off the Terrorist List
May 12, 2013

(Statement by Lawrence Hamm, Chairman, People’s Organization For Progress at a press conference in Newark, New Jersey on May 10, …Read the Rest

Lawrence Hamm (Adhimu) – Community Awareness Series of the Jersey City Free Public Library

February 26, 2011

Community Awareness Series
of the Jersey City Free Public Library
Celebrates African-American History Month
Forum: Building A Movement for Racial Justice

Black History & African American Unity Awareness Celebration (Dr. Cornel West – Keynote Speaker)

Black History & African American Unity Awareness Celebration (Dr. Cornel West – Keynote Speaker)
February 22, 2011

The North Jersey Local Residents Work Force, the People’s Organization for Progress and the Community Unity Leadership Council hosted a Black History & African American Unity Celebration on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM at Martin Luther King School #6, 85 Hamilton Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055.

PRESS RELEASE – Chairman Hamm will speak at The Newark Public Library Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society

PRESS RELEASE – Chairman Hamm will speak at The Newark Public Library Frances E.W. Harper Literary Society
February 3, 2011

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Main Library – James Brown African American Room
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH August 28, 1963 – Washington, DC

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH August 28, 1963 – Washington, DC
August 28, 2010

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for …Read the Rest

The Nation: Black Flag

December 13, 1971

The Nation: Black Flag 12/1971 TIME article – click on link above.