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March for reparations set for June 23 in Newark

The People’s Organization for Progress is hosting the March and Rally for Reparations in Newark Saturday, June 23, at noon

VIDEO: Advocates, elected officials kick off Gun Violence Awareness Month

Violence intervention experts from the NYC Crisis Management System, members of the Gun Violence Awareness Month (GVAM) Coalition and several elected officials held a press conference and rally on the steps of City Hall to kick of Gun Violence Awareness ...

Activists gather around the nation to restart Poor People’s Campaign

May 14, hundreds of activists across the United States gathered in their state capitals to begin the Poor People’s Campaign 50 years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. initiated his movement to fight poverty.

Civil rights activists, prominent leaders rally outside NFL Headquarters, scold league for ‘dangerous’ anthem policy

Civil rights groups and community leaders served up a message of defiance outside NFL headquarters in Midtown Friday.

Bed-Stuy battles against ethnic cleansing

The battle against “ethnic cleansing” is intensifying on the sidewalks of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

Mumia Abu-Jamal supporters rally in Philly

Protesters chanted and marched in Philadelphia on Monday in support of former Black Panther and death-row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal as he seeks to re-appeal his conviction.

Community groups, elected officials rally against Cuomo threats

Last week, community groups and elected officials took to Foley Square in Lower Manhattan to say they’re not going anywhere.

Hundreds of school walkouts planned on Columbine anniversary

Another wave of student walkouts is expected to disrupt classes Friday at hundreds of schools across the U.S. as young activists press for tougher gun laws.

March commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of MLK

Protestors took to the street last Wednesday, April 4, in Harlem to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King

Organizations hold rally against CCRB ruling in Newark

Several social justice organizations came together to participate in a rally condemning a judge’s ruling against Newark’s new Civilian Review Board Wednesday.

Black marchers see gun violence differently

Adia Granger knows gun violence intimately. The 16-year-old lives in Baltimore, the city with the highest murder rate of any major city in America.

NYC - March for Our Lives

Thousands of New Yorkers who didn't make it to Washington D.C. last Saturday participated in the NYC March for Our Lives in the streets of Manhattan.

Youth action against gun violence

Wednesday, March 14, students across the country participated in the National School Walkout against gun violence in schools.

Students participate in National School Walkout against gun violence

Students across the country are walking out of their classrooms Wednesday in both memorial and protest.

We Ain't Going Nowhere! Tribunal on Ethnic Cleansing

A city-wide “We Ain't Going Nowhere! Tribunal on Ethnic Cleansing of the Black Community,” will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 1PM at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration 1398 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

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