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
Tag: Justice & Equality
POP demonstration for Trayvon Martin today Mon July 15 5:30pm Broad & Market in Newark. Spread the word.
Hundreds rally in Newark for Trayvon Martin, chanting ‘no justice, no peace’ By Jessica Calefati and Dan Goldberg/The Star-Ledger
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 Click above link to view News 12 video coverage of protest NEWS 12 …Read the Rest
IRVINGTON — Rosa Parks is a part of Greg Brown’s weekly routine. Three times every week, Brown glimpses a bronze …Read the Rest
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
Newark, NJ – The People’s Organization For Progress, a grassroots organization that advocates for racial, social, economic justice, and peace …Read the Rest
By Story by BRAD PARKS / Photos by MITSU YASUKAWA It finally came to head about 10 years ago for …Read the Rest
Fire on the Moutain – 381 Days of Struggle, another milestone for the People’s Coalition for Jobs & Justice
On July 11 this past week, POP and the coalition we built of 179 supporting organizations achieving the milestone 381st day …Read the Rest
Newark – It was no small feat, even for a dogged group like the People’s Organization for Progress and its …Read the Rest