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Rutgers Confronts Ties to Slavery With New Historical Markers

Plaques will be installed at four New Brunswick locations this spring acknowledging Rutgers' connection to slavery and racial injustice, President Jonathan Holloway announced Tuesday. The creation of four additional historical markers tell the story of...

Montclair Brewery Aids Fight Against Racial Injustices with ‘Black is Beautiful’ Beer Proceeds

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Brewery is participating in Black is Beautiful, a global beer collaboration spearheaded by Weathered Souls Brewing to help bring awareness to and raise funds to help protect those impacted by...

Bradford, Mt. Hebron, and MHS: Being A Black Student in Montclair’s White Schools

My name is Shayla George and I am a 2020 graduate from Montclair High School. As a student of the Montclair Public Schools, I attended Bradford, Mt. Hebron, and of course, Montclair High School....

Lawrence Hamm to Speak at Black Kids Matter Rally, Saturday, August 15

Black Kids Matter, a group born out of a growing need to advocate for and protect black youth within institutional systems, will hold a Black Kids Matter rally this Saturday, August 15, at Rand...

Thousands Hear Montclair High School Students Share Experience With Racism At Unity Walk

“NO JUSTICE, NO PEACE, NO RACIST POLICE.” “SAY HIS NAME ... GEORGE FLOYD.” “SCREAM HER NAME ... BREONNA TAYLOR.” These were just a few of the protest chants at the Black Lives Matter Unity march on...

Montclair Black Lives Matter Rally & Peaceful Protest This Saturday, Nishuane Park

Montclair will hold a peaceful protest Saturday, June 6, starting at Nishuane Park. Participants are asked to meet at the park at 11 a.m.; marching begins at noon. Marchers will end at Crane Park....

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