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Black in Bayonne and school officials tackle employment inequality

Board of Education officials recently met with Black in Bayonne regarding a number of issues brought to light at the June 29 board meeting. Black...

Black in Bayonne and local NAACP meet with city officials

Black in Bayonne met at city hall with Jane Roberts from the local chapter of the NAACP, Mayor James Davis, Police Chief Robert Geisler,...

Rev. Dorothy Patterson talks COVID-19 and racism in Bayonne

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the pandemic of systemic racism has been brought to light across the country. Bayonne, like most U.S. cities, has been...

‘Say her name!’

“We demand justice in all types of weather,” Camille High said, urging residents to come to a candlelight vigil at 16th Street Park despite...

Black Lives Matter demonstration set for June 15 in Secaucus

Protests against police brutality have reached Secaucus. Demonstrations have been erupting across the country in response to police brutality against African Americans, specifically the death...

Black Lives Matter in North Hudson

Like many communities across the U.S., the North Hudson municipalities hosted a peaceful Black Lives Matter rally on Saturday, June 6. The peaceful protest across North...

Assemblywoman Angela McKnight proposes legislation to combat police brutality

As peaceful protests in honor of George Floyd and against police brutality continue across the country, some lawmakers have heard the calls for change...

Another protest against police brutality scheduled in Bayonne for June 14

Following the success of the peaceful protest in Bayonne on June 7, another demonstration has been planned for June 14. This protest, which is being...

Mayor Rodriguez stands with protesters but says ‘violence dilutes the message’

Demonstrations continue across the country in response to police brutality against African Americans, specifically the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis...

George Floyd’s death ‘a stark reminder of the work that still...

On June 2, North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco issued a statement regarding the death of George Floyd. "On behalf of the Board of Commissioners, the...
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