Tag: Economy

Tuesday November 13th: March and Rally for Jobs, Economic Justice and Peace!

Tuesday November 13th: March and Rally for Jobs, Economic Justice and Peace!
November 5, 2012

Newark, NJ – On Tuesday, November 13th, the Peoples Organization for Progress is hosting a March and Rally for Jobs, …Read the Rest

PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS CALLS FOR US MILITARY TO ASSIST WITH EFFORTS TO RESTORE ELECTRICAL POWER IMMEDIATELY

PEOPLE’S ORGANIZATION FOR PROGRESS CALLS FOR US MILITARY TO ASSIST WITH EFFORTS TO RESTORE ELECTRICAL POWER IMMEDIATELY
November 5, 2012

Newark, NJ – The People’s Organization For Progress, a grassroots organization that advocates for racial, social, economic justice, and peace …Read the Rest

Fire on the Moutain – 381 Days of Struggle, another milestone for the People’s Coalition for Jobs & Justice

Fire on the Moutain – 381 Days of Struggle, another milestone for the People’s Coalition for Jobs & Justice
July 16, 2012

On July 11 this past week, POP and the coalition we built of 179 supporting organizations achieving the milestone 381st day …Read the Rest

Success on Many Fronts: POP’s People’s Daily Campaign For Jobs and Justice shows how to carry out multiple struggles

Success on Many Fronts: POP’s People’s Daily Campaign For Jobs and Justice shows how to carry out multiple struggles
April 13, 2012

Rahim on the Docks On Wednesday, April 4, 2012, the People’s Daily Campaign for Jobs, Equality, Peace & Justice honored …Read the Rest

News Video and Pictures from the April 4th MLK Memorial Rally (Trayvon Martin)

News Video and Pictures from the April 4th MLK Memorial Rally (Trayvon Martin)
April 11, 2012

Video report from PIX 11 of POP MLK Memorial March and Rally. See photos here! These are a few pictures taken …Read the Rest

People power stops unjust eviction in Orange, NJ

People power stops unjust eviction in Orange, NJ
April 9, 2012

By David Hungerford | April 1, 2012 |Read more articles in Housing Struggles Orange, NJ – Over 30 people turned out, …Read the Rest

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2012 Protest & March starts at the Intersection of West Market Street & Springfield Avenue, Newark, New Jersey

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2012 Protest & March starts at the Intersection of West Market Street & Springfield Avenue, Newark, New Jersey
January 12, 2012

IN HONOR OF THE BIRTHDAY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. & ON THE 203RD CONSECUTIVE DAY OF PROTEST FOR …Read the Rest

Nearly 200 march in Newark to protest economic inequality By David Giambusso/The Star-Ledger

Nearly 200 march in Newark to protest economic inequality By David Giambusso/The Star-Ledger
December 27, 2011

NEWARK — The chants have the same message. The signs have the same words.

But the usual suspects in the world of Newark dissent have a lot more voices joining their ranks.

Close to 200 people marched from the Essex County Hall of Records, to City Hall to the Prudential building on Broad Street Tuesday night, protesting unrelenting economic conditions they say have had an outsize effect on urban communities. Newark’s unemployment rate skyrocketed after the economic collapse and has hovered around 15 percent for the past two years.

Interview with Chairman Hamm about POP daily protest

Interview with Chairman Hamm about POP daily protest
July 3, 2011

Michael McPhearson talks to Chairman Hamm about POP’s daily protest. On June 27, 2010, the Newark, New Jersey based People’s …Read the Rest

Protest AGAINST High Gas Prices (Exxon Mobil – South Orange Avenue and Bergen Street, Newark, NJ)

Protest AGAINST High Gas Prices (Exxon Mobil – South Orange Avenue and Bergen Street, Newark, NJ)
April 16, 2011

Frustration Growing Over Rapidly Increasing Gas Prices In Tri-State‏ CBS-NY News video of Gas Protest at Exxon Mobil Gas Station, …Read the Rest